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

Family: THERIDIIDAE

Gen. Thwaitesia O. P.-Cambridge, 1881 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00727]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Topo Exline, 1950a: 113, type T. bracteatus Exline, 1950 by Levi & Levi, 1962: 31.

Transferred to other genera:
T. argyrodiformis (Yaginuma, 1952) -- see Chrysso.

In synonymy:
T. adamantifera Keyserling, 1884 = T. affinis O. P.-Cambridge, 1882 (Levi, 1963e: 231).
T. shimenensis (Tang, Yin & Peng, 2003, T from Chrysso = T. glabicauda Zhu, 1998 (Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 112).

Nomen dubium:
T. conifera (Blackwall, 1862b: 429, originally in Theridion, f, Brazil) -- Levi, 1963c: 493.

mf affinis O. P.-Cambridge, 1882....................Panama to Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008821]
T. a. O. P.-Cambridge, 1882c: 431, pl. 31, f. 8a (Df).
Twaitesia adamantifera Keyserling, 1884a: 164, pl. 7, f. 101 (Dmf).
T. a. O. P.-Cambridge, 1896a: 196, pl. 25, f. 2-3 (Dm).
T. a. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 396, pl. 37, f. 18-19 (mf).
T. a. Levi & Levi, 1962: 54, f. 211-217 (mf).
T. a. Levi, 1963e: 231, f. 14-19 (mf, S).
T. a. Durán-Barrón, Rosas & Contreras-Ramos, 2013: 184, f. 7D (m).

f algerica Simon, 1895....................Algeria [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008822]
T. a. Simon, 1895g: 134 (Df).

f argentata Thorell, 1890....................Sumatra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008823]
T. a. Thorell, 1890a: 256 (Df).

mf argenteoguttata (Tullgren, 1910)....................Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008824]
Theridion argento-guttatum Tullgren, 1910: 134, pl. 2, f. 51 (Dmf).
T. a. Berland, 1920c: 149.

f argenteosquamata (Lenz, 1891)....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008825]
Theridium argentosquamatum Lenz, 1891: 173, pl. 2, f. 12 (Df).
T. a. Simon, 1894a: 517.

f argentiopunctata (Rainbow, 1916)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008826]
Argyrodes a. Rainbow, 1916a: 51, pl. 15, f. 25-27 (Df).
T. a. Davies & Gallon, 1986: 236 (Tf from Argyrodes).

f aureosignata (Lenz, 1891)....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008827]
Theridium aureosignatum Lenz, 1891: 173, pl. 2, f. 11 (Df).
T. a. Simon, 1894a: 517.

mf bracteata (Exline, 1950)....................Trinidad, Colombia to Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008828]
Topo bracteatus Exline, 1950a: 115, f. 1, 6, 15 (Df).
T. b. Levi, 1963e: 233, f. 22-24 (f, Dm).

f dangensis Patel & Patel, 1972....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008829]
T. d. Patel & Patel, 1972: 295, f. 2a-e (Df).

mf glabicauda Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008830]
T. g. Zhu, 1998: 284, f. 192A-E (Df).
T. g. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 148, f. 83K-L (f).
Chrysso shimenensis Tang, Yin & Peng, 2003: 53, f. 1-6 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039275].
T. g. Liu & Zhu, 2008: 81, f. 1A-G (f, Dm).
T. g. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 112, f. 68A-G (mf, S).
Chrysso shimenensis Yin et al., 2012: 301, f. 112a-f (mf).

f inaurata (Vinson, 1863)....................Réunion [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008831]
Linyphia i. Vinson, 1863: 278 (Df; N.B.: spelled on p. 318).
T. i. Simon, 1894a: 517.

mf margaritifera O. P.-Cambridge, 1881 *....................India, Sri Lanka, China, Vietnam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008832]
T. m. O. P.-Cambridge, 1881d: 766, pl. 66, f. 1 (Dmf).
T. m. Simon, 1894a: 514, f. 526.
T. m. Levi & Levi, 1962: 54, f. 207-210 (mf).
T. m. Zhu, 1998: 286, f. 193A-D (m).
T. m. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 149, f. 83O-P (m).
T. m. Gupta & Siliwal, 2012: 77, f. 3A-G (mf).

mf meruensis (Tullgren, 1910)....................Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008833]
Theridium meruense Tullgren, 1910: 135, pl. 2, f. 52 (Dmf).
T. m. Berland, 1920c: 149.

mf nigrimaculata Song, Zhang & Zhu, 2006....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:042157]
T. n. Song, Zhang & Zhu, 2006: 662, f. 112.1-6 (Dmf).

f nigronodosa (Rainbow, 1912)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008834]
Argyrodes n. Rainbow, 1912a: 193, f. 3-4 (Df).
T. n. Davies & Gallon, 1986: 236 (Tf from Argyrodes).

f phoenicolegna Thorell, 1895....................Myanmar, Vietnam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008835]
T. p. Thorell, 1895: 78 (Df).

f pulcherrima Butler, 1882....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008836]
T. p. Butler, 1882b: 764, pl. 57, f. 7 (Df).

f rhomboidalis Simon, 1903....................Equatorial Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008837]
T. r. Simon, 1903e: 72 (Df).

f scintillans Kulczyn'ski, 1911....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008838]
T. s. Kulczyn'ski, 1911c: 440, pl. 19, f. 15 (Df).

mf simoni (Keyserling, 1884)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008839]
Hildbolda s. Keyserling, 1884a: 157, pl. 7, f. 97 (Df).
T. s. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 212.
Hildbolda s. Levi & Levi, 1962: 54, f. 218-219 (f).
T. s. Levi, 1963e: 234, f. 20-21 (f).
T. s. Buckup & Marques, 1996: 60, f. 24-25 (Dm).

mf spinicauda Thorell, 1895....................Myanmar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008840]
T. s. Thorell, 1895: 80 (Dmf).

f splendida Keyserling, 1884....................Panama to Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008841]
Twaitesia s. Keyserling, 1884a: 166, pl. 8, f. 102 (Df).
T. s. Levi, 1963e: 234, f. 25-26 (f).

f turbinata Simon, 1903....................Sierra Leone [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:008842]
T. t. Simon, 1903e: 73 (Df).