The Tarantula Bibliography :: July 2014

The Tarantula Bibliography

Selenocosmia Ausserer, 1871
SELENOCOSMIINAE, Selenocosmiini (in part, species west of Wallace’s Line) — type species: Selenocosmia javanensis

Ausserer, A. 1871.
Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Arachniden-Familie der Territelariae Thorell (Mygalidae Autor).
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wein 21: 117-224 [p. 204].

Raven, R.J., B.C. Baehr & M.S. Harvey. 2002.
An interactive key to Australian spider subfamilies.
Australian Biological Resources Study: CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

West, R.C., S.C. Nunn & S. Hogg. 2012.
A new tarantula genus, Psednocnemis, from West Malaysia (Araneae: Theraphosidae), with cladistic analyses and biogeography of Selenocosmiinae Simon 1889.
Zootaxa 3299: 1–43.

Selenocosmia arndsti (Schmidt & von Wirth, 1991)
– New Guinea

Schmidt, G. & V. von Wirth. 1991.
Eine neue Vogelspinne aus Neu Guinea: Selenotypus arndsti sp. n. (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae).
Arachnol. Anz. 10: 5-8 [p. 5, f. 1-3].

Schmidt, G. 1995.
Studies on Australian Selenocosmia species (Abstract).
Proc. 15th Europ. Coll. Arachnol., Inst. Ent., Ceske Budejovice: 231.

Schmidt, G.E.W. & V. von Wirth. 1992.
Beschreibung des Weibchens von Chilocosmia dichromata gen.n. sp.n. und des Männchens von Chilocosmia arndsti (Schmidt & von Wirth) 1991 (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae).
Arachnol. Anz. 3(11): 9-16.

Whyle, W.M. 1993.
Mating Selenocosmia arndsti.
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 8(4): 10-11.

Selenocosmia aruana Strand, 1911
– Aru Island

Strand. E. 1911.
Araneae von den Aru- und Kei-Inseln.
Abh. senckenb. naturf. Ges. 34: 127-199 [p. 129, pl. 5, fig. 30a, d].

Selenocosmia barensteinerae (Schmidt, Hettegger & Matthes, 2010)
– Borneo

Schmidt, G., Hettegger, S. & J. Matthes. 2010.
Ein Weibchen von Chilocosmia barensteinerae sp. n. aus Kalimantan (Borneo) (Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae).
Tarantulas of the World 142: 4-14.

Selenocosmia compta Kulczyn'ski, 1911
– New Guinea

Kulczyn'ski, W. 1911.

Spinnen aus Sud-Neu-Guinea. Erster Teil.
In Nova Guinea. Resultats de l'expedition Scientifiqe neerlandaise a la Nouvelle Guinee en 1907 et 1909, sous les auspices du Dr H. A. Lorenz.
Leiden, 9(Zool. 2): 109-148 [p. 109, pl. 4, fig. 1].

Selenocosmia crassipes (L. Koch, 1874)
– Queensland

Koch, L. 1874.
Die Arachniden Australiens.
Nürnberg, 1: 473-576 [p. 489, pl. 37, f. 5].

Osmani, J. 2006.
Arachnlogisches aus Australien.
ARACHNE 11(4): 21-41.

Eckardt, D. 1990.
Selenocosmia crassipes (Koch, 1874).
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 5(4): 18-19.

Nunn, S.C. 2002.
Observations on the behaviour of apredatory wasp, Hemipepsis sp. (Hymenoptera, Pompilidae), and its prey, Selenocosmia crassipes (Araneae, Theraphosidae).
Aust. Arachnol. Soc. News 64.
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Robinson, M. 1981.
The whistling spider, Selenocosmia crassipes (L.Koch, 1874) feeding on raw meat.
Newsl. Br. arachnol. Soc. 32: 3-4.

Selenocosmia deliana Strand, 1913
– Sumatra

Strand, E. 1913.
Neue indoaustralische und polynesische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums.
Arch. Naturg. 79(A6): 113-123 [p. 114].

Selenocosmia effera (Simon, 1891)
– Moluccas

Simon, E. 1891.
Etudes arachnologiques. 23e Mémoire. XXXVIII. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae.
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 60: 300-312 [p. 309].

Selenocosmia fuliginea (Thorell, 1895)
– Myanmar

Thorell, T. 1895.
Descriptive catalogue of the spiders of Burma.
London, pp. 1-406 [p. 8].

Selenocosmia hasselti Simon, 1891
– Sumatra

Simon, E. 1891.
Etudes arachnologiques. 23e Mémoire. XXXVIII. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae.
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 60: 300-312 [p. 310].

Selenocosmia hirtipes Strand, 1913
– Moluccas, New Guinea

Strand, E. 1913.
Neue indoaustralische und polynesische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums.
Arch. Naturg. 79(A6): 113-123 [p. 115].

Selenocosmia honesta Hirst, 1909
– New Guinea

Hirst, A.S. 1909.
On some new or little-known mygalomorph spiders from the Oriental Region and Australasia.
Rec. Ind. Mus. Calc. 3(4:30): 383-390 [p. 384, pl. 24, f. 3].

Selenocosmia insignis (Simon, 1890)
– Sumatra

Simon, E. 1890.
In Hasselt, A.W.M. van. Araneae ex Archipelago Malayano.
In Weber, M., Zoologische Ergebnisse einer Reise in Niederländisch Ost-Indien.
Leiden, 1: 193-210 [p. 203].

Selenocosmia insulana Hirst, 1909
– Sulawesi

Hirst, A.S. 1909.
On some new or little-known mygalomorph spiders from the Oriental Region and Australasia.
Rec. Ind. Mus. Calc. 3(4:30): 383-390 [p. 385, pl. 24, f. 5].

Selenocosmia javanensis (Walckenaer, 1837)
– Malaysia to Sulawesi
TYPE SPECIES

Walckenaer, C A. 1837.
Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères.
Paris, 1: 1-682 [p. 216].

Selenocosmia jiafu Zhu & Zhang, 2008
– China

Zhu, M.S. & R. Zhang. 2008.
Revision of the theraphosid spiders from China (Araneae: Mygalomorphae).
J. Arachnol. 36: 425-447 [p. 436, f. 6A-I].
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Selenocosmia kovariki (Schmidt & Krause, 1995)
– Vietnam

Schmidt, G.E.W. & R.H. Krause. 1995.
Eine neue Art der Theraphosidae aus Vietnam: Selenopelma kovariki gen. et sp. n. (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae).
Arthropoda 3(2): 21-24 [p. 22, f. 1-5].

Selenocosmia kulluensis Chamberlin, 1917
– India

Chamberlin, R.V. 1917.
New spiders of the family Aviculariidae.
Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harvard 61: 25-75 [p. 68, pl. 5, f. 2-3].

Selenocosmia lanceolata Hogg, 1914
– New Guinea

Hogg, H.R. 1914.
Spiders collected by the Wollaston and British Ornithological Union Expeditions in Dutch New Guinea.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1914: 56-58 [p. 56].

Hogg, H.R. 1915.
Report on the spiders collected by the British Ornithologists' Union Expedition and the Wollaston Expedition in Dutch New Guinea.
Trans. Zool. Soc. Lond. 20: 425-484 [p. 430, f. 21].

Selenocosmia lanipes Ausserer, 1875
– Moluccas, New Guinea

Ausserer, A. 1875.
Zweiter Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Arachniden-Familie der Territelariae Thorell (Mygalidae Autor).
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 25: 125-206 [p. 187, pl. 7, f. 32-33].

Hale, R. 1999.
The cause and effect on the bite of Selenocosmia lanipes.
http://www.thebts.co.uk
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Selenocosmia mittmannae (Barensteiner & Wehinger, 2005)
– New Guinea

Barensteiner, R. & L. Wehinger, 2005.
Phlogius mittmannae sp. n. (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae), eine neue Vogelspinnenart aus Westpapua (Neuguinea).
Tarantulas of the World 108: 3-15 [p. 3, f. 1-3].

Selenocosmia obscura Hirst, 1909
– Borneo

Hirst, A.S. 1909.
On some new or little-known mygalomorph spiders from the Oriental Region and Australasia.
Rec. Ind. Mus. Calc. 3(4:30): 383-390 [p. 385, pl. 24, f. 6].

Selenocosmia orophila (Thorell, 1897)
– Myanmar

Thorell, T. 1897.
Viaggio di Leonardo Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. LXXIII. Secondo saggio sui Ragni birmani. I. Parallelodontes. Tubitelariae.
Ann. Mus. civ. stor. nat. Genova (2) 17[=37]: 161-267 [p. 175].

Selenocosmia papuana Kulczyn'ski, 1908
– New Guinea

Kulczyn'ski, W. 1908.
Araneae musei nationalis Hungarici in regionibus Indica et Australia a Ludovico Biro collectae.
Ann. hist.-nat. Mus. nat. Hungar. 6: 428-494 [p. 454].

Selenocosmia peerboomi (Schmidt, 1999)
– Philippines

Schmidt, G.E.W. 1999.
Chilocosmia peerboomi spec. n., a new theraphosid spider from the island of Negros (Philippines) (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae).
Ent. Z., Frankf. a. M. 109: 280-286 (corrections: 391-392) [p. 281, f. 1-4].

Sainsbury, C. 2007.
Selenocosmia peerboomi: underrated jewel from the island of Negros.
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 22(4): 113-121.

Selenocosmia pritami Dyal, 1935
– India

Dyal, S. 1935.
Spiders of Lahore.
Bull. Dept. Zool. Panjab. Univ. 1: 117-252.

Selenocosmia raciborskii Kulczyn'ski, 1908
– Java

Kulczyn'ski, W. 1908.
Symbola ad faunam Aranearum Javae et Sumatrae cognoscendam. I. Mygalomorphae et Cribellatae.
Bull. Acad. Cracovie 1908: 527-581 [p. 535, pl. 23, f. 2, 5].

Selenocosmia samarae (Giltay, 1935)
– Philippines

Giltay, L. 1935.
Liste des arachnides d'Extrême-Orient et des Indes orientales recueillis, en 1932, par S. A. R. le Prince Léopold de Belgique.
Bull. Mus. roy. hist. nat. Belg. 11(20): 1-15 [p. 3, f. 1].

Selenocosmia similis Kulczyn'ski, 1911
– New Guinea

Kulczyn'ski, W. 1911.
Spinnen aus Sud-Neu-Guinea. Erster Teil.
In Nova Guinea. Resultats de l'expedition Scientifiqe neerlandaise a la Nouvelle Guinee en 1907 et 1909, sous les auspices du Dr H. A. Lorenz.
Leiden, 9(Zool. 2): 109-148 [p. 111, pl. 4, f. 2-3].

Selenocosmia stirlingi Hogg, 1901
– Australia

Hogg, H.R. 1901.
An Australian and New Zealand spiders of the suborder Mygalomorphae.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1901: 218-279 [p. 245, f. 27].

Gabriel, R. 2001.
Notes on the reproductive ecology of Phlogiellus stirlingi.
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 16(2): 63-65.

Kotzman M. 1986.
Aspects of the Biology of Selenocosmia stirlingi Hogg (Araneae: Theraphosidae).
Ph.D. Thesis: Monash University, Australia.

KOTZMAN, M. 1988.
Sexual differentiation in juveniles of Selenocosmia stirlingi Hogg (Araneae:Theraphosidae) based on cuticular structures.
Aust. Arachnol. Aust. Ent. Soc. 5: 49-54.

KOTZMAN, M. 1990.
Annual activity patterns of the Australian tarantula Selenocosmia stirlingi (Araneae, Theraphosidae) in an arid area.
Journal of Arachnology 18(2): 123-130.
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Main, B.Y. 1982.
Adaptions to arid habitats by mygalomorph spiders.
In EVolution of the flora and fauna of arid Australia.
Peacock / Frewville, S.A. 31: 273-283.

Osmani, J. 2006.
Arachnlogisches aus Australien.
ARACHNE 11(4): 21-41.

Smith, A.M. 2001.
Phlogiellus, Phlogius and Selenocosmia stirlingi – but which one?
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 16(3): 102-105.

Selenocosmia strenua (Thorell, 1881)
– New Guinea, Queensland

Thorell, T. 1881.
Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. III. Ragni dell'Austro Malesia e del Capo York, conservati nel Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova.
Ann. Mus. civ. stor. nat. Genova 17: 1-727 [p. 253].

Osmani, J. 2006.
Arachnlogisches aus Australien.
ARACHNE 11(4): 21-41.

Selenocosmia strubelli Strand, 1913
– Java, Moluccas or New Guinea

Strand, E. 1913.
Neue indoaustralische und polynesische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums.
Arch. Naturg. 79(A6): 113-123 [p. 114].

Selenocosmia subvulpina Strand, 1907
– Queensland

Strand, E. 1907.
Aviculariidae und Atypidae des Kgl. Naturalienkabinetts in Stuttgart.
Jahresh. Ver. Naturk. Württbg. 63: 1-100 [p. 83].

Osmani, J. 2006.
Arachnlogisches aus Australien.
ARACHNE 11(4): 21-41.

Selenocosmia sutherlandi Gravely, 1935
– India

Gravely, F.H. 1935.
Notes on Indian mygalomorph spiders. II.
Rec. Ind. Mus. Calcutta 37: 69-84 [p. 83, fig. 3c].

Selenocosmia tahanensis Abraham, 1924
– Malaysia

Abraham, H.C. 1924.
Some mygalomorph spiders from the Malay Peninsula.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1924: 1091-1124 [p. 1115, pl. 6, fig. 25-26].

West, R.C. & S.C. Nunn, 2010.
A taxonomic revision of the tarantula spider genus Coremiocnemis Simon 1892 (Araneae, Theraphosidae), with further notes on the Selenocosmiinae.
Zootaxa 2443: 1-64.
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Selenocosmia valida (Thorell, 1881)
– New Guinea

Thorell, T. 1881.
Studi sui Ragni Malesi e Papuani. III. Ragni dell'Austro Malesia e del Capo York, conservati nel Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova.
Ann. Mus. civ. stor. nat. Genova 17: 1-727 [p. 250].

Selenocosmia xinhuaensis Zhu & Zhang, 2008
– China

Zhu, M.S. & R. Zhang. 2008.
Revision of the theraphosid spiders from China (Araneae: Mygalomorphae).
J. Arachnol. 36: 425-447 [p. 436, f. 7A-I].
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