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

Family: THERIDIIDAE

Gen. Theridula Emerton, 1882 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00726]

Transferred to other genera:
T. albipes Saito, 1935 -- see Chikunia.
T. angula Tikader, 1970 -- see Chrysso.
T. caudata Saito, 1933 -- see Chrysso.
T. ovsjannikovi Charitonov, 1950 -- see Chrysso.
T. polita Mello-Leitão, 1947 -- see Dipoena.
T. swatiae Biswas, Saha & Raychaydhuri, 1997 -- see Chrysso.

In synonymy:
T. opulenta albomaculata Franganillo, 1936 = T. gonygaster (Simon, 1873) (Levi, 1954c: 340).
T. regia Gertsch & Archer, 1942 = T. gonygaster (Simon, 1873) (Levi, 1954c: 340).

mf aelleni (Hubert, 1970)....................Spain, Madeira, Tunisia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:042550]
Theridion a. Hubert, 1970b: 190, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Theridion spinitarse Brignoli, 1984b: 301 (S, rejected).
T. a. Knoflach, Rollard & Thaler, 2009: 257, f. 80-84 (Tmf from S of Theridion spinitarse).
T. a. Le Peru, 2011: 487, f. 857 (mf).

f albonigra Caporiacco, 1949....................Kenya [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008804]
T. a. Caporiacco, 1949a: 396, f. 47 (Df).

f albonigra vittata Caporiacco, 1949....................Kenya [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008805]
T. a. v. Caporiacco, 1949a: 397 (Df).

mf casas Levi, 1954....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008807]
T. c. Levi, 1954c: 338, f. 6-8 (Dmf).

mf emertoni Levi, 1954....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008808]
T. opulenta Kaston, 1948: 99, f. 120-122 (m, misidentified).
T. e. Levi, 1954c: 333, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
T. e. Levi, 1961: 5, f. 4 (m).
T. e. Levi & Levi, 1962: 42, f. 69-71 (m).
T. e. Levi & Randolph, 1975: 47, f. 58-60 (m).
T. e. Kaston, 1977: 12, f. 1-2 (mf).
T. e. Roth, 1982: 47-11, f. 58-60 (m).
T. e. Roth, 1985: B43-10, f. 58-60 (m).
T. e. Roth, 1994: 184, f. 59-60 (mf).
T. e. Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 224, f. 2506-2508 (mf).
T. e. Agnarsson, Coddington & Knoflach, 2007: 368, f. 120 (m).

mf faceta (O. P.-Cambridge, 1894)....................Mexico, Guatemala [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008809]
Theridion facetum O. P.-Cambridge, 1894a: 143, pl. 16, f. 14 (Dm).
T. f. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 393, pl. 37, f. 9-10 (m, Df).
T. f. Levi, 1954c: 337, f. 14-17 (mf).

mf gonygaster (Simon, 1873)....................Cosmopolitan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008810]
Theridium gonygaster Simon, 1873a: 108, pl. 2, f. 24 (Dmf).
Chrysso nivipictus Butler, 1882b: 764, pl. 57, f. 1 (Df).
T. triangularis Keyserling, 1886b: 30, pl. 11, f. 149 (Df).
T. quinqueguttata Keyserling, 1886b: 31, pl. 11, f. 150 (Df).
Mesopneustes nigrovittata O. P.-Cambridge, 1894a: 126, pl. 17, f. 3-4 (Dm).
T. tricornis O. P.-Cambridge, 1896a: 208, pl. 25, f. 1 (Dj).
T. nigrovittata F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 392, pl. 37, f. 8 (Dm).
T. opulenta Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 189, f. 33-36 (mf, misidentified).
T. opulenta albomaculata Franganillo, 1936b: 79, f. 38 (D).
T. regia Gertsch & Archer, 1942: 2, f. 10 (Df).
T. g. Levi, 1954c: 340, f. 18-22 (mf, removed from S of T. opulenta, S).
T. g. Levi, 1967c: 176, f. 5-8 (mf).
T. g. Brignoli, 1969c: 262, f. 2-3, 6 (f).
T. g. Roberts, 1983: 227, f. 36-37 (mf).
T. g. Chikuni, 1989b: 40, f. 50 (f).
T. g. Zhu, 1998: 75, f. 43A-D (mf).
T. g. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 148, f. 83H-J (mf).
T. g. Melic, 2000b: 49, f. 1-4 (f).
T. g. Yoshida, 2001c: 178, f. 79-82 (mf).
T. g. Yoshida, 2003a: 116, f. 301-304 (mf).
T. g. Trotta, 2005: 175, f. 456-457 (mf).
T. g. Saaristo, 2006: 85, f. 97-99 (mf).
T. g. Wunderlich, 2008b: 397, f. 598-603 (mf).
T. g. Yoshida, 2009b: 384, f. 264-266 (mf).
T. g. Saaristo, 2010: 274, f. 37.141-144 (mf).
T. g. Le Peru, 2011: 487, f. 858 (mf).
T. g. Yin et al., 2012: 423, f. 189a-e (mf).

f huberti Benoit, 1977....................St. Helena [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008811]
T. h. Benoit, 1977i: 148, f. 65a-d (Df).

mf iriomotensis Yoshida, 2001....................Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:037541]
T. i. Yoshida, 2001c: 177, f. 75-78 (Dmf).
T. i. Yoshida, 2003a: 117, f. 305-308 (mf).
T. i. Yoshida, 2009b: 384, f. 267-269 (mf).

f multiguttata Keyserling, 1886....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008812]
T. m. Keyserling, 1886b: 258, pl. 21, f. 306 (Df).
T. m. Levi, 1966b: 127, f. 1-2 (f).

mf nigerrima (Petrunkevitch, 1911)....................Ecuador, Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008813]
Dipoena nigra Keyserling, 1886b: 43, pl. 12, f. 158 (Dmf; preoccupied in Dipoena by Steatoda nigra Emerton, 1882).
Dipoena n. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 174 (replacement name).
T. n. Levi, 1963a: 138 (Tmf from Dipoena).
T. n. Levi, 1966b: 127, f. 3-5 (mf).
T. n. Coddington, 1990: 18, f. 100 (m).

mf opulenta (Walckenaer, 1841) *....................Cosmopolitan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008814]
Theridion o. Walckenaer, 1841: 322 (Df).
Theridion sphaerula Hentz, 1850: 279, pl. 9, f. 22 (Df).
Chrysso cordiformis Butler, 1882b: 763, pl. 57, f. 2 (Df).
T. sphaerula Emerton, 1882: 25, pl. 5, f. 3 (f, Dm).
Theridium ventillans Keyserling, 1884a: 84, pl. 4, f. 53 (Dm).
T. quadripunctata Keyserling, 1886b: 32, pl. 11, f. 151 (Df).
T. sphaerula Keyserling, 1886b: 33, pl. 11, f. 152 (f).
T. o. Simon, 1894a: 551, f. 561 (m).
T. sphaerula Emerton, 1902: 108, f. 304 (mf).
T. o. Simon, 1907d: 260.
T. o. Comstock, 1940: 370, f. 358 (m).
T. ventillans Archer, 1946: 52 (removed from S, rejected).
T. sphaerula Archer, 1946: 52 (removed from S, rejected).
T. o. Levi, 1954c: 334, f. 9-13 (mf).
T. o. Kaston, 1977: 12, f. 3-4 (mf).
T. o. Heimer, 1982: 43, f. 10 (m).
T. o. Hu, 1984: 174, f. 183.1-2 (m).
T. o. Agnarsson, 2004: 596, f. 81A-G, 82A-F (mf).
T. o. Agnarsson, Coddington & Knoflach, 2007: 366, f. 110 (m).
T. o. Le Peru, 2011: 487, f. 859 (mf).

m perlata Simon, 1889....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008815]
T. p. Simon, 1889b: 228 (Dm).

mf puebla Levi, 1954....................Mexico, Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008816]
T. p. Levi, 1954c: 338, f. 23-25 (Dmf).

m pulchra Berland, 1920....................East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008817]
T. p. Berland, 1920c: 150, f. 180 (Dm).

f sexpupillata Mello-Leitão, 1941....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008818]
T. s. Mello-Leitão, 1941c: 250 (Df).

f theriella Strand, 1907....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008820]
T. t. Strand, 1907d: 729 (Df).
T. t. Strand, 1907o: 31 (Df).

f zhangmuensis Hu, 2001....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:037542]
T. z. Hu, 2001: 589, f. 400.1-3 (Df).