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

Family: TITANOECIDAE

Gen. Nurscia Simon, 1874 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02075]

N.B.: transferred from the Amaurobiidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 253; considered a senior synonym of Euxinella Drensky, 1938, transferred from the Theridiidae, by Lehtinen, 1967: 234; see Ono & Ogata, 2009: 133 for a putative synonymy of a supposed genus and species, Boramia psechroides Yuhara, 1931.

In synonymy:
N. flavipes Simon, 1874 = N. albosignata Simon, 1874 (Lehtinen, 1967: 253).
N. nipponica (Yaginuma, 1959, T from Titanoeca) = N. albofasciata (Strand, 1907) (Lehtinen, 1967: 253).
N. strandi (Drensky, 1938) = N. albosignata Simon, 1874 (Lehtinen, 1967: 253).

mf albofasciata (Strand, 1907)....................Russia, China, Korea, Taiwan, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023183]
Titanoeca a. Strand, 1907k: 107 (Dm).
Titanoeca nipponica Yaginuma, 1959b: 13, f. 14-17 (Dm).
Titanoeca nipponica Namkung, 1964: 32, f. 2a-b (m, Df).
Titanoeca nipponica Paik, 1966a: 55, f. 12-19 (mf).
Titanoeca nipponica Lee, 1966: 16, f. 2e-g (m).
N. a. Lehtinen, 1967: 253 (Tm from Titanoeca, Sf).
Titanoeca nipponica Yaginuma, 1971: 23, f. 21 (m).
Titanoeca nipponica Paik, 1978e: 176, f. 71.1-6 (mf).
Titanoeca nipponica Song, 1980: 86, f. 36a-e (mf).
Titanoeca nipponica Wang, 1981: 114, f. 56A-E (m).
Titanoeca nipponica Wen, Zhao & Huang, 1981: 27, f. 4A-D (mf).
Titanoeca nipponica Brignoli, 1983c: 532 (Lehtinen's synonymy judged "uncertain," but subsequently accepted by other authors).
Titanoeca nipponica Hu, 1984: 53, f. 49.1-2 (mf).
N. a. Dunin, 1984c: 142, f. 2-5 (m).
N. a. Song & Zhu, 1985: 73, f. 1-3 (mf).
Titanoeca nipponica Guo, 1985: 46, f. 2-5.1-4 (mf).
Titanoeca a. Yaginuma, 1985: 132, f. 8A-F (mf).
Titanoeca a. Yaginuma, 1986a: 10, f. 7.4 (mf).
N. a. Song, 1987: 66, f. 32 (mf).
N. a. Zhang, 1987: 49, f. 34.1-4 (mf).
Titanoeca a. Chikuni, 1989b: 21, f. 2 (mf).
Titanoeca a. Feng, 1990: 32, f. 7.1-4 (mf).
Nursica a. Chen & Gao, 1990: 24, f. 26a-b (mf).
N. a. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 39, f. 30.1-3 (mf).
N. a. Zhao, 1993: 132, f. 64a-b (mf).
N. a. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 395, f. 230O-P, T (mf).
N. a. Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 298, f. 190A-C (mf).
N. a. Namkung, 2002: 404, f. 29.1a-b (mf).
N. a. Namkung, 2003: 406, f. 29.1a-b (mf).
N. a. Ono & Ogata, 2009: 132, f. 1-6 (mf).
N. a. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 332, f. 240A-E (mf).
N. a. Yin et al., 2012: 1035, f. 538a-e (mf).

mf albomaculata (Lucas, 1846)....................Europe, Egypt to Central Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023184]
Epeira albo-maculata Lucas, 1846: 250, pl. 15, f. 6 (Df).
Singa albo-maculata Simon, 1864: 256.
Amaurobius 12-maculatus Canestrini, 1868: 204 (Dm).
Amaurobius 12-maculatus Canestrini & Pavesi, 1868: 862 (m).
Amaurobius distinctus O. P.-Cambridge, 1872a: 263 (Dmf).
Titanoeca a. Simon, 1874a: 218, pl. 3, f. 7 (mf).
Amaurobius albomaculatus Canestrini, 1876: 213.
Amaurobius albomaculatus Bösenberg, 1902: 248, pl. 23, f. 358 (f).
Titanoeca a. Drensky, 1940: 191, f. 27a (f).
Titanoeca a. Wiehle, 1953: 142, f. 291-296 (mf).
Titanoeca a. Hubert, 1966: 239, f. 7 (f).
N. a. Lehtinen, 1967: 253 (Tmf from Titanoeca).
Titanoeca a. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 386, f. 1000 (mf).
Titanoeca a. Millidge, 1993c: 155, f. 60 (f).
N. a. Trotta, 2005: 178, f. 501-503 (mf).
N. a. El-Hennawy, 2009a: 114, f. 1-6 (mf).

mf albosignata Simon, 1874 *....................Bulgaria, Cyprus to Central Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023185]
N. a. Simon, 1874a: 235 (Dm).
N. flavipes Simon, 1874a: 235 (Dm).
Amaurobius longipalpus Kroneberg, 1875: 14, pl. 4, f. 30 (Dmf).
N. a. Simon, 1892a: 238.
N. flavipes Simon, 1892a: 238, f. 188 (m).
Euxinella strandi Drensky, 1938b: 571, pl. 11, f. 1-7 (Dmf).
N. a. Lehtinen, 1967: 253, f. 430-431, 433 (mf, S).
N. a. Danisman et al., 2011b: 18, f. 3A-D (mf).

mf sequerai (Simon, 1892)....................Portugal to France [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:023186]
Titanoeca s. Simon, 1892e: 194 (Dmf).
Titanoeca seguerai Simon, 1914a: 41, 43, 60, f. 81 (mf).
Titanoeca s. Hubert, 1966: 243, f. 6 (f).
N. s. Lehtinen, 1967: 253 (Tmf from Titanoeca).
Titanoeca s. Millidge, 1993c: 154, f. 59 (f).