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

Family: GNAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Sosticus Chamberlin, 1922 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02482]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Sostogeus Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940 by Platnick & Shadab, 1976b: 9; Indian species misplaced.

In synonymy:
S. continentalis Chamberlin, 1922 = S. insularis (Banks, 1895) (Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7).
S. projectus Fox, 1938 = S. insularis (Banks, 1895) (Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7).
S. rufus (Denis, 1958, T from Gnaphosa) = S. loricatus (L. Koch, 1866) (Ovtsharenko, Platnick & Song, 1992: 4).
S. zygethus (Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940) = S. loricatus (L. Koch, 1866) (Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7, sub Sostogeus).

mf californicus Platnick & Shadab, 1976....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027970]
S. c. Platnick & Shadab, 1976b: 12, f. 27-30 (Dmf).

f dherikanalensis Gajbe, 1979....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027971]
S. d. Gajbe, 1979: 71, f. 1F-J (Df).
S. d. Tikader, 1982b: 434, f. 315-319 (f).

mf insularis (Banks, 1895) *....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027972]
Prosthesima i. Banks, 1895d: 78 (Df).
Herpyllus i. Banks, 1910: 8.
S. i. Chamberlin, 1922: 160.
S. continentalis Chamberlin, 1922: 160 (Df).
S. projectus Fox, 1938a: 236, pl. 1, f. 3, 5 (Dmf).
S. i. Kaston, 1948: 364, f. 1266-1268 (mf).
S. i. Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7 (S).
S. i. Platnick & Shadab, 1976b: 11, f. 19-26 (mf).
S. i. Heiss & Allen, 1986: 53, f. 87-88 (mf).
S. i. Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 199, f. 297-300 (mf).
S. i. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 81, f. 718-720 (mf).
S. i. Murphy, 2007: 50, f. 376-377 (mf).

f jabalpurensis Bhandari & Gajbe, 2001....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040628]
S. j. Bhandari & Gajbe, 2001c: 89, f. 7-11 (Df).
S. j. Gajbe, 2004a: 89, f. 99-103 (f).

mf loricatus (L. Koch, 1866)....................Holarctic [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027973]
Drassus l. L. Koch, 1866: 131, pl. 5, f. 82-84 (Dmf).
Drassus l. longipes Kroneberg, 1875: 20 (Dmf).
Drassus navaricus Simon, 1878f: 159 (Df).
Drassus corcyraeus Simon, 1884j: 340 (Df).
Drassus l. Chyzer & Kulczyn'ski, 1897: 215, pl. 8, f. 36, 52 (mf).
Drassus l. Bösenberg, 1902: 301, pl. 28, f. 445 (f).
Scotophaeus l. Strand, 1907k: 119.
Scotophaeus l. Simon, 1914a: 145, 211, f. 258 (mf).
Scotophaeus l. Reimoser, 1937a: 21, f. 47-48 (mf).
Sostogeus zygethus Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940: 1, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Scotophaeus l. Palmgren, 1943: 98, f.
Scotophaeus l. Levi & Field, 1954: 458, f. 71, 77 (mf).
Gnaphosa rufa Denis, 1958b: 95, f. 21 (Df).
Scotophaeus l. Miller, 1971: 94, pl. VI, f. 20-21 (mf).
Sostogeus l. Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7 (Tmf from Scotophaeus, S).
S. l. Platnick & Shadab, 1976b: 13, f. 31-38 (mf).
Sostogeus l. Kaston, 1977: 45, f. 36, 40-41 (mf).
S. l. Grimm, 1985: 183, f. 213-216 (mf).
S. l. Hu & Wu, 1989: 281, f. 227.1-4 (mf).
S. l. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 440, f. 1157 (mf).
S. l. Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 201, f. 301-304 (mf).
S. l. Ovtsharenko, Platnick & Song, 1992: 4 (S).
S. l. Tuneva & Esyunin, 2002: 222, f. 25-29 (mf).
S. l. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 81, f. 721-723 (mf).
S. l. Song, Zhu & Zhang, 2004: 226, f. 133A-E (mf).
S. l. Trotta, 2005: 165, f. 278-279 (mf).

f nainitalensis Gajbe, 1979....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027974]
S. n. Gajbe, 1979: 70, f. 1A-E (Df).
S. n. Tikader, 1982b: 432, f. 310-314 (f).

f pawani Gajbe, 1993....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027975]
S. p. Gajbe, 1993b: 181, f. 1-5 (Df).

f poonaensis Tikader, 1982....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027976]
S. p. Tikader, 1982b: 440, f. 330-334 (Df).

f solanensis Gajbe, 1979....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027977]
S. s. Gajbe, 1979: 73, f. 2F-J (Df).
S. s. Tikader, 1982b: 436, f. 320-324 (f).

f sundargarhensis Gajbe, 1979....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027978]
S. s. Gajbe, 1979: 72, f. 2A-E (Df).
S. s. Tikader, 1982b: 438, f. 325-329 (f).