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

Family: THERIDIIDAE

Gen. Spheropistha Yaginuma, 1957 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:03646]

S. Yaginuma, 1957b: 14, type S. melanosoma Yaginuma, 1957, transferred here from the Theridiosomatidae by Brignoli, 1981a: 9, contra Levi & Levi, 1962: 28, removed from the synonymy of Argyrodes Simon, 1864 by Agnarsson, 2004: 480, after Yoshida, 2001d: 183-184, contra Tanikawa, 1998a: 22.

f huangsangensis (Yin, Peng & Bao, 2004)....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039790]
Argyrodes h. Yin, Peng & Bao, 2004b: 1, f. 1-4 (Df).
S. h. Yin et al., 2012: 378, f. 160a-d (Tf from Argyrodes).

mf melanosoma Yaginuma, 1957 *....................Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007089]
S. m. Yaginuma, 1957b: 15, f. 2A-E (Df).
S. m. Yaginuma, 1960: 39, f. 39.6-8 (f).
S. m. Yaginuma, 1971: 39, f. 39.6-8 (f).
S. m. Brignoli, 1981a: 16, f. 11-12 (f, Dm).
S. m. Yaginuma, 1986a: 53, f. 28.8 (mf).
S. m. Chikuni, 1989b: 35, f. 29 (mf).
Argyrodes m. Tanikawa, 1998a: 22, f. 3-5, 7, 8, 11, 13 (mf).
S. m. Yoshida, 2003a: 141, f. 381-383 (mf).
S. m. Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (Tmf from Argyrodes, after Yoshida, 2001d).
S. m. Kim & Shin, 2009: 65, f. 1-3 (m).
S. m. Yoshida, 2009b: 384, f. 270-272 (mf).

mf miyashitai (Tanikawa, 1998)....................Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007099]
Argyrodes m. Tanikawa, 1998a: 23, f. 1-2, 6, 8, 10, 12 (Dmf).
S. m. Yoshida, 2001d: 184.
S. m. Yoshida, 2003a: 142, f. 384-386 (mf).
S. m. Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (Tmf from Argyrodes, after Yoshida, 2001d).
S. m. Yoshida, 2009b: 384, f. 273-275 (mf).

mf nigroris (Yoshida, Tso & Severinghaus, 2000)....................Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007107]
Argyrodes n. Yoshida, Tso & Severinghaus, 2000: 125, f. 5-10 (Dmf).
S. n. Yoshida, 2001d: 184.
S. n. Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (Tmf from Argyrodes, after Yoshida, 2001d).

mf orbita (Zhu, 1998)....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007110]
Argyrodes orbitus Zhu, 1998: 221, f. 145A-D (Dmf).
Argyrodes orbitus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 100, f. 47E-F, N (mf).
S. o. Yoshida, 2001d: 184.
Argyrodes orbitus Yin, Peng & Bao, 2004b: 3, f. 9-15 (mf).
S. o. Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (Tmf from Argyrodes, after Yoshida, 2001d).
S. o. Yin et al., 2012: 379, f. 161a-g (mf).

f rhomboides (Yin, Peng & Bao, 2004)....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039791]
Argyrodes r. Yin, Peng & Bao, 2004b: 2, f. 5-8 (Df).
S. r. Yin et al., 2012: 381, f. 162a-d (Tf from Argyrodes).