On two new synonyms of the orb-weaving spider Orsinome vethi (Hasselt, 1882) (Araneae, Tetragnathidae).

@article{Caleb2018OnTN,
  title={On two new synonyms of the orb-weaving spider Orsinome vethi (Hasselt, 1882) (Araneae, Tetragnathidae).},
  author={J. D. Caleb and D. Ghosh and V. Kumar},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2018},
  volume={4444 3},
  pages={
          342-346
        }
}
  • J. D. Caleb, D. Ghosh, V. Kumar
  • Published 2018
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • The genus Orsinome was established by Thorell in 1890 with O. vethi (Hasselt, 1882) as the type species. It presently comprises 17 described species (World Spider Catalog 2018), of which two are known from India: O. armata Pocock, 1901 and O. listeri Gravely, 1921 (World Spider Catalog 2018). While studying spiders from the Indian Himalayas and north-East India, we examined the type specimens of Labulla nepula Tikader, 1970 and found it to be misidentified and placed erroneously in the family… CONTINUE READING

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