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genus

Latrodectus Walckenaer, 1805

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Araneae - spiders »  family Theridiidae - cobweb »  subfamily Latrodectinae

Scientific synonyms

Chacoca Badcock, 1932
Lathrodectus (misspelling) m

Other names

= black widow spiders#

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Included taxa

Number of records: 31

species Latrodectus antheratus (Badcock, 1932)
species Latrodectus apicalis Butler, 1877
species Latrodectus bishopi Kaston, 1938 - Red Widow
species Latrodectus cinctus Blackwall, 1865

Latrodectus cinctus

species Latrodectus corallinus Abalos, 1980
species Latrodectus curacaviensis (Müller, 1776)
species Latrodectus dahli Levi, 1959
species Latrodectus diaguita Carcavallo, 1960
species Latrodectus elegans Thorell, 1898

Latrodectus elegans

species Latrodectus erythromelas Schmidt & Klaas, 1991
species Latrodectus geometricus C.L. Koch, 1841 - Brown Widow

Latrodectus geometricus - Brown Widow

species Latrodectus hasselti Thorell, 1870 - Redback Spider

Latrodectus hasselti - Redback Spider

species Latrodectus hesperus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935 - Western Black Widow
species Latrodectus hystrix Simon, 1890
species Latrodectus indistinctus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1904
species Latrodectus karrooensis Smithers, 1944
species Latrodectus katipo Powell, 1871 - Red Katipo

Latrodectus katipo - Red Katipo

species Latrodectus lilianae Melic, 2000

Latrodectus lilianae

species Latrodectus mactans (Fabricius, 1775) - Black Widow Spider

Latrodectus mactans - Black Widow Spider

species Latrodectus menavodi Vinson, 1863

Latrodectus menavodi

species Latrodectus mirabilis (Holmberg, 1876)

Latrodectus mirabilis

species Latrodectus obscurior Dahl, 1902
species Latrodectus pallidus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872 - White Widow

Latrodectus pallidus - White Widow

species Latrodectus quartus Abalos, 1980
species Latrodectus renivulvatus Dahl, 1902

Latrodectus renivulvatus

species Latrodectus revivensis Shulov, 1948
species Latrodectus rhodesiensis Mackay, 1972
species Latrodectus thoracicus Nicolet, 1849
species Latrodectus tredecimguttatus (Rossi, 1790) - European Black Widow

Latrodectus tredecimguttatus - European Black Widow

species Latrodectus variegatus Nicolet, 1849
species Latrodectus variolus Walckenaer, 1837 - Northern Black Widow

Latrodectus variolus - Northern Black Widow


Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [c117985e-86f6-4c6c-a60d-bb432848d6fb]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Latrodectus Walckenaer, 1805]
Data retrieved on: 22 March 2015
EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [http://www.wsc.nmbe.ch/], American Museum of Natural History [as Latrodectus Walckenaer, 1805]
Data retrieved on: 5 May 2013

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# folk vernacular name