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

Family: SALTICIDAE

Gen. Thiodina Simon, 1900 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:03270]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Nilakantha Peckham & Peckham, 1901 by Bryant, 1950: 202 (N.B.: Nilacantha Simon, 1901 is a numen nudum).

In synonymy:
T. schiapelliae Galiano, 1957 = T. germaini Simon, 1900 (Galiano, 1963a: 458).
T. stellifera (Holmberg, 1876, T from Maevia) = T. pallida (C. L. Koch, 1846) (Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 321).
T. viridis (Holmberg, 1876, T from Maevia) = T. pallida (C. L. Koch, 1846) (Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 321).

Nomina dubia:
T. inquies (Walckenaer, 1837: 438, f, USA, originally in Attus) -- Richman, 1978: 60, contra Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 216.
T. irrorata (Walckenaer, 1837: 466, f, USA, originally in Attus) -- Richman, 1978: 60.

mf branicki (Taczanowski, 1871)....................Venezuela, Guyana, French Guiana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036550]
Attus branickii Taczanowski, 1871: 94 (Dmf).
Marpissa branickii Taczanowski, 1878a: 327.
Attus branickii Hasselt, 1888: 196.
T. branickii Caporiacco, 1948a: 705, f. 133 (f).
T. branickii Caporiacco, 1954: 147, f. 46 (mf, not S of T. pallida).

f candida Mello-Leitão, 1922....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036551]
T. c. Mello-Leitão, 1922a: 218 (Df).

mf cockerelli (Peckham & Peckham, 1901)....................Hispaniola, Jamaica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036552]
Nilakantha c. Peckham & Peckham, 1901b: 8, pl. 2, f. 1 (Dmf).
Nilacantha cockwelli Simon, 1901a: 459 (lapsus).
T. c. Bryant, 1950: 203, f. 18 (f).

f crucifera (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036553]
Colonus crucifer F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 247, pl. 21, f. 13 (Df).
T. c. Simon, 1903a: 1050.

mf germaini Simon, 1900....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036554]
T. g. Simon, 1900b: 392 (Dm).
T. schiapelliae Galiano, 1957: 57, f. A-C (Dmf).
T. g. Galiano, 1963a: 458, pl. XL, f. 3-4 (m, Sf).

mf hespera Richman & Vetter, 2004....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039434]
Dendryphantes retarius Banks, 1898b: 284 (misidentified).
T. retarius Banks, 1904b: 358 (misidentified).
T. h. Richman & Vetter, 2004: 426, f. 2, 4, 8, 11, 14 (Dmf).
T. h. Jiménez & Palacios-Cardiel, 2012a: 654, f. 2c (f).

mf inerma Bryant, 1940....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036555]
T. i. Bryant, 1940: 451, pl. 17, f. 231, pl. 18, f. 239 (Dmf).

m melanogaster Mello-Leitão, 1917....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036556]
T. m. Mello-Leitão, 1917c: 132, f. 4 (Dm).

f nicoleti Roewer, 1951 *....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036557]
Attus elegans Nicolet, 1849: 367, pl. 3, f. 2 (Df; N.B.: preoccupied by Hentz, 1846).
T. elegans Simon, 1901a: 459.
T. n. Roewer, 1951: 450 (replacement name).

mf pallida (C. L. Koch, 1846)....................Colombia to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036558]
Alcmena p. C. L. Koch, 1846: 179, f. 1229 (Dm).
Dendryphantes p. Simon, 1864: 315.
Maevia stellifera Holmberg, 1876: 24 (Df).
Maevia viridis Holmberg, 1876: 24 (Df).
T. p. Simon, 1901a: 455, f. 522-525 (m, Df).
T. p. Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 321 (S).
T. p. Crane, 1945: 35, f. 2 (mf).
T. p. Caporiacco, 1954: 149, f. 47 (f).

m peckhami (Bryant, 1940)....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036559]
Nilakantha p. Bryant, 1940: 454, f. 238 (Dm).

m pseustes Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036560]
T. p. Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 29, pl. 8, f. 61-62 (Dm).

mf puerpera (Hentz, 1846)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036561]
Attus puerperus Hentz, 1846: 360, pl. 21, f. 22 (Df).
Attus agrestis Peckham & Peckham, 1883: 12, pl. 1, f. 9 (Df).
Plexippus puerperus Emerton, 1902: 51, f. 137-139 (f, Dm).
T. p. Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 449, pl. 35, f. 8 (mf).
T. irrorata Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 215, f. 11 (mf).
T. p. Oehler, 1980: 12, f. 122-127 (mf).
T. p. Breene et al., 1993: 64, f. 40A-C (mf).
T. p. Richman & Vetter, 2004: 424, f. 2-3, 7, 10, 13 (mf).
T. p. Hill, 2012: 1, f. 10 (f).

f punctulata Mello-Leitão, 1917....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036562]
T. p. Mello-Leitão, 1917c: 133, f. 9, 12 (Df).

m rishwani Makhan, 2006....................Suriname [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040894]
T. r. Makhan, 2006a: 10, f. 1-3 (Dm).

m robusta Mello-Leitão, 1945....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036563]
T. r. Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 299, f. 92-93 (Dm).

f setosa Mello-Leitão, 1947....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036564]
T. s. Mello-Leitão, 1947c: 32, pl. 6, f. 14 (Df).

mf sylvana (Hentz, 1846)....................USA to Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036565]
Attus sylvanus Hentz, 1846: 364, pl. 22, f. 10 (Dmf).
Attus retiarius Hentz, 1850: 288, pl. 10, f. 11 (Df).
Plexippus puerperus Peckham & Peckham, 1885b: 68, pl. 2, f. 5 (mf, misidentified).
Plexippus puerperus Peckham & Peckham, 1888: 33, pl. 1, f. 23, pl. 2, f. 23, pl. 3, f. 23 (f, misidentified).
Colonus puerperus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 246, pl. 21, f. 11-12 (mf, misidentified).
Metaphidippus retiarius F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 272.
T. puerpera Simon, 1901a: 457.
T. s. Peckham & Peckham, 1909: 449, pl. 35, f. 9 (mf).
T. inquies Kraus, 1955b: 59, f. 169 (f).
T. s. Oehler, 1980: 12, f. 128-132 (mf).
T. s. Breene et al., 1993: 64, f. 41A-C (mf).
T. s. Richman & Vetter, 2004: 421, f. 2-3, 5-6, 9, 12 (mf).
T. s. Hill, 2012: 1, f. 10 (f).

m vaccula Simon, 1900....................Peru, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036566]
T. v. Simon, 1900b: 392 (Dm).
T. v. Simon, 1901a: 455, f. 526-527 (m).
T. v. Galiano, 1963a: 459, pl. XL, f. 1-2 (m).

f vellardi Soares & Camargo, 1948....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036567]
T. v. Soares & Camargo, 1948a: 400, f. 76 (Df).