The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: NESTICIDAE

Gen. Nesticella Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00659]

N. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 55, type Nesticus nepalensis Hubert, 1973; considered a senior synonym of Howaia Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 53, type Nesticus mogera Yaginuma, 1972 by Wunderlich, 1986: 93; synonymy ignored by Gray (1989), who considered N. utuensis (Bourne, 1980) a member of Howaia, and disputed by Marusik & Guseinov, 2003: 37.

In synonymy:
N. terrestris (Yaginuma, 1970, T from Nesticus) = N. brevipes (Yaginuma, 1970) (Yaginuma, 1972f: 619, sub Nesticus).

mf aelleni (Brignoli, 1972)....................Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006592]
Nesticus a. Brignoli, 1972f: 917, f. 17-23 (Dmf).
Nesticus a. Bourne, 1980a: f. 12 (f).
N. a. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56 (Tmf from Nesticus).

mf africana (Hubert, 1970)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006593]
Nesticus africanus Hubert, 1970a: 361, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
N. a. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56 (Tf from Nesticus).

mf apiculata Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045726]
N. a. Liu & Li, 2013a: 502, f. 1A-D, 2A-C, 3A-D, 4A-D (Dmf).

mf arcuata Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045727]
N. a. Liu & Li, 2013a: 511, f. 5A-C, 6A-E, 7A-D, 8A-E (Dmf).

mf benoiti (Hubert, 1970)....................Zimbabwe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006594]
Nesticus b. Hubert, 1970a: 364, f. 5-8 (Dmf).
N. b. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56 (Tf from Nesticus).

mf brevipes (Yaginuma, 1970)....................Russia, China, Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006595]
Theridion pilula Komatsu, 1940: 194, f. 5a-d (f, misidentified).
Nesticus b. Yaginuma, 1970b: 386, f. 1-2, 9-10 (Dmf).
Nesticus terrestris Yaginuma, 1970b: 390, f. 3-6, 8 (Df, not m, =N. mogera).
Nesticus b. Yamaguchi & Yaginuma, 1971: 172, f. 1-2 (f).
Nesticus b. Yaginuma, 1972f: 619, f. 2-4 (mf, S).
Nesticus b. Yaginuma, 1977a: 315, pl. 2, f. 18 (m).
Nesticus b. Yaginuma, 1979a: 275, pl. 6, f. 9-10 (mf).
Howaia b. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 54 (Tmf from Nesticus).
Nesticus b. Irie, 1981: 31, f. 1-3 (mf).
Nesticus b. Yaginuma, 1986a: 55, f. 29.7 (mf).
Nesticus b. Chikuni, 1989b: 45, f. 3 (mf).
Nesticus b. Paik, 1996f: 72, f. 1-10 (f).
N. b. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 85, f. 37G (m).
N. b. Namkung, 2002: 80, f. 12.4a-b (mf).
N. b. Namkung, 2003: 82, f. 12.4a-b (mf).
N. b. Lee et al., 2004: 100, unnumbered f. (f).
Howaia b. Marusik & Crawford, 2006: 187, f. 20, 32-33 (mf).
N. b. Kamura & Irie, 2009: 353, f. 103-107 (mf).
Howaia b. Marusik & Kovblyuk, 2011: 199, f. 25.1-2, 4-5 (mf).

mf buicongchieni (Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980)....................Vietnam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006596]
Howaia b. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 54, f. 10-12 (Dmf).

f chillagoensis Wunderlich, 1995....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006597]
N. c. Wunderlich, 1995G: 692, f. 2A-C (Df).

m connectens Wunderlich, 1995....................Malaysia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006598]
N. c. Wunderlich, 1995k: 568, f. 40-42 (Dm).

f ducke Rodrigues & Buckup, 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041025]
N. d. Rodrigues & Buckup, 2007: 675, f. 9-11 (Df).

mf falcata Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045728]
N. f. Liu & Li, 2013a: 511, f. 9A-D, 10A-C, 11A-D, 12A-C (Dmf).

mf gracilenta Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045729]
N. g. Liu & Li, 2013a: 512, f. 13A-C, 14A-E, 15A-D, 16A-D (Dmf).

mf helenensis (Hubert, 1977)....................St. Helena [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006599]
Nesticus h. Hubert, 1977: 153, f. 67a-h (Dmf).
Howaia h. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 53 (Tmf from Nesticus, probable S of N. mogera).

f inthanoni (Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980)....................Thailand [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006600]
Howaia i. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 55, f. 13 (Df).

mf kerzhneri (Marusik, 1987)....................Russia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006601]
Howaia k. Marusik, 1987a: 462, f. 4-6 (Dmf).
N. k. Platnick, 1989b: 184.
Howaia k. Marusik & Kovblyuk, 2011: 199, f. 25.3 (m).

mf machadoi (Hubert, 1971)....................Angola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006602]
Nesticus m. Hubert, 1971: 75, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
Howaia m. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 55 (Tmf from Nesticus).

mf marapu Benjamin, 2004....................Indonesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039758]
N. m. Benjamin, 2004a: 304, f. 1-5 (Dmf).

mf mogera (Yaginuma, 1972)....................Azerbaijan, China, Korea, Japan, Hawaii, Fiji (Europe, introduced) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006603]
Nesticus terrestris Yaginuma, 1970b: 390, f. 7 (m, misidentified).
Nesticus m. Yaginuma, 1972f: 621, f. 1 (Dmf).
Nesticus m. Gertsch, 1973b: 168, f. 4-7 (mf).
Nesticus m. Yaginuma, 1977a: 315, pl. 2, f. 17 (m).
Nesticus m. Shimojana, 1977a: 353, f. 6 (m).
Nesticus m. Yaginuma, 1979a: 275, pl. 6, f. 11-12 (mf).
Howaia m. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 53, f. 7-9, 22-23, 29b (Tmf from Nesticus).
Nesticus m. Gong & Zhu, 1982: 62, f. a-f (mf).
Nesticus m. Hu, 1984: 175, f. 184.1-6 (mf).
Nesticus m. Gertsch, 1984: 44, f. 185, 195-197 (mf).
Nesticus m. Yaginuma, 1986a: 55, f. 29.8 (mf).
Nesticus m. Chikuni, 1989b: 45, f. 2 (mf).
Nesticus m. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 157, f. 155.1-5 (mf).
N. m. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 86, f. 37B-C, H (mf).
N. m. Kim, Yoo & Lee, 1999: 183, f. 1-7 (mf).
Howaia m. Marusik & Guseinov, 2003: 38, f. 17-21 (mf).
N. m. Kamura & Irie, 2009: 353, f. 108-110 (mf).
N. m. Kielhorn, 2009: 32, f. 2-3 (m).
N. m. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 67, f. 34A-E (mf).
N. m. Yin et al., 2012: 235, f. 74a-d (mf).
N. m. Liu & Li, 2013a: 521, f. 17A-D, 18A-D (mf).
N. m. Pfliegler, 2014: 146, f. 1o, 2b, 3b (f).

mf mollicula (Thorell, 1898)....................Myanmar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:010466]
Erigone m. Thorell, 1898: 318 (Dmf; N.B.: a primary junior homonym of E. mollicula L. Koch, 1879).
N. m. Tanasevitch, 2010c: 107 (Tmf from Erigone).

mf murici Rodrigues & Buckup, 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041026]
N. m. Rodrigues & Buckup, 2007: 673, f. 1-8 (Dmf).

mf nepalensis (Hubert, 1973) *....................Nepal [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006604]
Nesticus n. Hubert, 1973b: 165, f. 2-5 (Dmf).
N. n. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 55 (Tmf from Nesticus).
N. n. Marusik & Guseinov, 2003: 38, f. 22--24 (m).

mf odonta (Chen, 1984)....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006605]
Nesticus odontus Chen, 1984a: 34, f. 1-6 (Dmf).
N. o. Platnick, 1989b: 184.
Nesticus odontus Chen & Zhang, 1991: 158, f. 156.1-6 (mf).
N. o. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 86, f. 12E, 37E-F, I (mf).
N. o. Yin et al., 2012: 237, f. 75a-d (f).

mf okinawaensis (Yaginuma, 1979)....................Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006606]
Nesticus o. Yaginuma, 1979a: 275, pl. 6, f. 6-8 (Dmf).
Howaia o. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 59 (Tmf from Nesticus).
Nesticus o. Yaginuma, 1986a: 55, f. 31.7 (mf).
N. o. Kamura & Irie, 2009: 353, f. 111-112 (mf).

f proszynskii (Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980)....................Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006607]
Howaia p. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 55, f. 14 (Df).

mf quelpartensis (Paik & Namkung, 1969)....................Korea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006608]
Nesticus q. Paik & Namkung, in Paik, Yaginuma & Namkung, 1969: 812, f. 37-42 (Dmf).
Nesticus q. Paik, 1978e: 234, f. 99.1-6 (mf).
Howaia q. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 54 (Tmf from Nesticus).
N. q. Namkung, 2002: 79, f. 12.3a-b (mf).
N. q. Namkung, 2003: 81, f. 12.3a-b (mf).

mf renata (Bourne, 1980)....................New Ireland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006609]
Nesticus renatus Bourne, 1980b: 573, f. 1-6 (Dmf).
N. r. Gray, 1989: 88 (Tmf from Nesticus).

m robinsoni Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006610]
N. r. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56, f. 19-20 (Dm).

f sechellana (Simon, 1898)....................Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006611]
Nesticus sechellanus Simon, 1898d: 378 (Df).
Nesticus sechellanus Hubert, 1970a: 367, f. 9-10 (f).
N. s. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56 (Tf from Nesticus).
N. s. Saaristo, 2002: 18, f. 47-49 (f).
Howaia s. Saaristo, 2010: 99, f. 19.1-3 (f).

mf semicircularis Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045730]
N. s. Liu & Li, 2013a: 521, f. 19A-B, 20A-E, 21A-D, 22A-E (Dmf).

mf shanlinensis Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045731]
N. s. Liu & Li, 2013a: 521, f. 23A-D, 24A-C, 25A-D, 26A-D (Dmf).

f sogi Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006612]
N. s. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 57, f. 21, 28, 29a (Df).

mf songi Chen & Zhu, 2004....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038510]
N. s. Chen & Zhu, 2004: 87, f. 1-7 (Dmf).

mf taiwan Tso & Yoshida, 2000....................Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:037041]
N. t. Tso & Yoshida, 2000: 13, f. 1-11 (Dmf).

m taurama Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006613]
N. t. Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980: 56, f. 15-18 (Dmf).

mf utuensis (Bourne, 1980)....................New Ireland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006614]
Nesticus u. Bourne, 1980b: 574, f. 7-11 (Dmf).
Howaia u. Gray, 1989: 88 (Tmf from Nesticus).

mf verticalis Liu & Li, 2013....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045732]
N. v. Liu & Li, 2013a: 522, f. 27A-B, 28A-E, 29A-D, 30A-C (Dmf).

f yui Wunderlich & Song, 1995....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:006615]
N. y. Wunderlich & Song, 1995: 347, f. 19 (Df).
N. y. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 86, f. 37D (f).