Blakistonia, Hogg. Where, 1902

Harrison, Sophie E., Rix, Michael G., Harvey, Mark S. & Austin, Andrew D., 2018, Systematics of the Australian spiny trapdoor spiders of the genus Blakistonia Hogg (Araneae: Idiopidae), Zootaxa 4518 (1), pp. 1-76: 68-71

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4518.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:708981EF-21DC-4DC2-B1CD-8CFF4373DA8C

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C10411-5514-FF80-E1E8-F8C4FCD2FCCF

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Plazi

scientific name

Blakistonia
status

 

Unidentified Blakistonia   specimens (females and juveniles)

Material examined. AUSTRALIA: South Australia: GoogleMaps   1 juvenile, Kangaroo Island   GoogleMaps , 35°45’S, 137°37’E, 2 December 1965, A.R. Main (WAM T 141084 View Materials ); 1 juvenile, about 11 km north of Tumby Bay , 34°16’S, 136°06’E, 14 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141088 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Kappi Ki Homestead , 33°19’S, 120°58’E, 16 December GoogleMaps  

1952, B.Y. Main (WAM T 141089); 1 female, 29 km from Lock on road to Elliston , 33°31’S, 135°44’E, 17 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141090 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Ceduna , behind first line of sand hills-west of town, 32°07’S, 133°40’E, 21 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141091 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Port Kenny , 7.5 km west of silo, 33°07’S, 134°37’E, 7 May 1986, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141106 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, 19 km east of Penong on Eyre Highway , 31°56’S, 133°08’E, 22 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141117 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Flinders Ranges , 33°06’S, 138°10’E, 24 March 1905, R.H. Pulleine ( AM KS.10251) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Oaklands, Yorke Peninsula , 34°59’15”S, 137°41’18”E, 11 October 1911, R.H. Pulleine ( AM KS.119909) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Pichi Richi , 32°19’S, 138°06’E ( AM KS.1626) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bridgewater, Mount Lofty Ranges , 35°00’S, 138°43’E, 1 September 1972, D. Clyne ( AM KS.1627) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Henley , 34°56’S, 138°31’E ( AM KS.22872) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Adelaide , 34°56’S, 138°36’E ( AM KS.43713) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Black Hill , 34°53’S, 138°42’E, 18 November 1917 ( AM KS.43730) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Mallala , 34°27’S, 138°31’E ( AM KS.43731) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Yarcowie , 33°18’S, 138°54’E, 22 March 1905, R.H. Pulleine ( AM KS.43733) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Mitcham , 34°59’S, 138°37’E, 26 October 1917, R.H. Pulleine ( AM KS.43734) GoogleMaps   1 female, Canowie , 33°25’S, 138°45’E, 1 April 1908 ( AM KS.43838) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Woolshed Flat , 32°27’S, 137°59’E, 1 July 1909 ( AM KS.43839) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Black Hill , 39°42’S, 139°28’E, 18 November 1917 ( AM KS.43840) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Mt Lofty Ranges , 26°59’S, 138°43’E ( AM KS.43841) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Kingswood , 32°34’S, 138°08’E, 22 March 1905, R.H. Pulleine ( AM KS.43842) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Crystal Brook Golf Course, Mid-North , 33°21’S, 138°12’E, 31 March 1991, dug from burrow, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20008) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Burra, Mid-North , 33°40’S, 138°56’E, 2 February 1993, M. Hutchinson ( SAM NN20010) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Millbrook Reservoir, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°58’S, 138°36’E, 2 April 1981, dug from burrow, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20011) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Gawler, Adelaide Plains , 34°35’S, 138°44’E, March 1986, dug from short burrow in garden under pine bark, C. Read ( SAM NN20012) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Mallala, Mid- North , 34°26’S, 138°30’E, 1905 ( SAM NN20014) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Para Hills, Yuli Gully, Adelaide Plains , 34°48’S, 138°39’E, September 1991, L. Bebbington ( SAM NN20018) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Brady Creek, Robertstown, Murray Mallee , 33°59’S, 139°04’E, May 1936, T. Honeychurch ( SAM NN20019) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Ketchowla, Murray Mallee , 33°17’S, 139°13’E, 7 October 1989, dug from burrow, Strathalbyn Field Naturalists ( SAM NN20020) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Para Hills, Adelaide Plains , 34°48’S, 138°39’E, 21 October 1984, dug from burrow in lawn, T. Morley ( SAM NN20021) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Somerton Park, Adelaide Plains , 34°59’S, 138°31’E, 19 February 1975, B. Casanova ( SAM NN20028) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Mitcham, Adelaide Plains , 34°58’S, 138°37’E, 17 May 1986, dug up in garden, R.V. Southcott ( SAM NN20030) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Morialto Falls, Spring Gully Road, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, 23 July 1982, C.M. Krutls ( SAM NN20036) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Adelaide, Adelaide Plains , 34°56’S, 138°36’E, 16 April 1905 ( SAM NN20037) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Klemzig, Adelaide Plains , 34°52’S, 138°38’E, November 1976, dug from burrow, E. Rech ( SAM NN20041) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Hope Valley, Adelaide Plains , 34°50’S, 138°42’E, April 2008 ( SAM NN20042) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Glengowrie, 56 Barker Street, Adelaide , Adelaide Plains , 34°59’S, 138°31’E, 21 March 1971, K.R. Capps ( SAM NN20045) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Colonel Light Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide Plains , 34°58’S, 138°35’E, 29 October 1965, dug from burrows in garden, C. Luscombe ( SAM NN20046) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Belair National Park, Mt Lofty Ranges , 35°00’S, 138°38’E, 19 April 1905 ( SAM NN20048) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Clements Gap Conservation Park, near old school site, Mid-North , 33°30’S, 138°04’E, 14 June 1997, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20049) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Black Hill, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, July 2007 ( SAM NN20053) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Black Hill, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, July 2007 ( SAM NN20054) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Black Hill, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, July 2007 ( SAM NN20055) GoogleMaps   ; 2 females, Black Hill, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, July 2007 ( SAM NN20056–7 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 females, Athelstone, Adelaide Plains , 34°54’S, 138°42’E, 29 January 1971, dug from burrow, D.C. Lee ( SAM NN20058–9 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Belair, Mt Lofty Ranges , 34°59’S, 138°37’E, December 1975 ( SAM NN20062) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Middleback Station, Eyre Peninsula , 32°57’S, 137°23’E, September 1983, B. Guerin ( SAM NN20067) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Middleback Station, Eyre Peninsula , 32°57’S, 137°23’E, July 1984, B. Guerin ( SAM NN20070) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bunyeroo Gorge, Heysen Range, Flinders Ranges , 31°25’S, 138°33’E, 17 May 1990, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20072) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Middleback Station, Eyre Peninsula , 32°57’S, 137°23’E, July 1984, B. Guerin ( SAM NN20073) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Middleback Station, Barber’s paddock, Eyre Peninsula , 32°57’S, 137°23’E, July 1985, dug from burrow, B. Guerin ( SAM NN20074) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Arcoona Creek Gammon Ranges, Flinders Rangers , 30°28’S, 138°58’E, 4 May 1989, dug from burrow in hard soil in creek bank, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20081) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bunyeroo Creek, ABC Range, Flinders Ranges , 31°25’S, 138°34’E, 16 May 1990, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20083) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bunyeroo Creek, ABC Range, Flinders Ranges , 31°25’S, 138°34’E, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20084) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bunyeroo Creek, ABC Range, Flinders Ranges , 31°25’S, 138°34’E, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20085) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Welcome Well, Arcoona Station, Gairdner-Torrens Basin , 31°17’04”S, 137°04’21”E, pitfall ( SAM NN20088) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Mt Ohlssen-Bagge peak, Wilpena Pound, Flinders Ranges , 31°32’S, 138°36’E, 23 April 1987, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20093) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Mt Fairview, Paney Station, Gawler Ranges , 32°34’S, 135°35’E, 7 December 1989, Found amongst mallee near creek, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20094) GoogleMaps   , 1 female, Mt Ohlssen-Bagge peak, Wilpena Pound, Flinders Rangers , 31°32’S, 138°36’E, 23 April 1987, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20099) GoogleMaps   , 1 female, Kolay Hut, Paney Station, Gawler Rangers , 32°33’S, 135°36’E, 10 December 1989, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20104) GoogleMaps   , 1 female, Arcoona Creek, Flinders Rangers , 30°28’S, 139°01’E, 5 May 1989, dug from burrow on southern cliff face, door included, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20105) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Kolay Hut, Paney Station, Gawler Ranges , 32°33’S, 135°36’E, 10 December 1989, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20106) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Arcoona Creek Gammon Ranges, Flinders Ranges , 30°28’S, 138°58’E, 4 May 1989, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20107) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Kolay Hut, Paney Stn, <20 m from creek, Gawler Ranges , 32°33’S, 135°36’E, 10 December 1989, dug from burrow near creek, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20108) GoogleMaps   1 female, Clements Gap Conservation Park, Mid-North , 33°29’S, 138°04’E, 4 October 1997, dug from burrow, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20110) GoogleMaps   ; 4 females, Beetaloo Reservoir, Mid-North , 33°11’S, 138°16’E, 14 June 1997, dug from short burrow, D. Hirst ( SAM NN20111–4 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Balcanoona, Flinders Ranges , 30°38’30”S, 139°31’10”E, July 1997, pitfall ( SAM NN20115) GoogleMaps   ; 3 females, Mallala, Mid-North , 34°26’S, 138°30’E, April 2008 ( SAM NN20663–5 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 females, Mallala, Mid-North , 34°26’S, 138°30’E, April 2008 ( SAM NN20664–5 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 females, Pt Augusta, Eyre Peninsula , 32°29’S, 137°46’E ( SAM NN20666–7 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 9 females, Belair National Park, Mt Lofty Ranges , 35°01’S, 138°39’E, January 1936 ( SAM NN20668–76 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Adelaide, Adelaide Plains , 34°56’S, 138°36’E ( SAM NN20677) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Orroroo, Flinders Ranges , 32°44’S, 138°36’E, J.T. Gray ( SAM NN20683) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula , 33°02’S, 137°34’E, 30 March 1976, P. Hudson ( SAM NN20684) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Carappee Hill, Eyre Peninsula , 33°25’37”S, 136°15’56”E, pitfall, D. Hirst ( SAM NN26636) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Wiawirra Station, Olary , 32°17’31”S, 140°23’38”E, 11 October 2006, N. Birks ( SAM NN28999) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, 5 km east of Olary , 32°17’S, 140°24’E, 11 October 2006, N. Birks ( SAM NN29001) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, 35.2 km north of Olary , 32°59’06”S, 140°10’41”E, Found in low chenopod shrubland ( SAM NN29002) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juvenile, on road to Mount Middleback, off Port Lincoln Highway, south west of Whyalla , 33°11’16”S, 137°15’13”E, 2 May 2013, dug from burrow near paddock fence in saltbush paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29569) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juveniles, Pichi Richi Park, Pichi Richi Pass, Flinders Ranges , 32°25’46”S, 137°58’16”E, 3 May 2013, dug from burrow in dry grass, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29572) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Pichi Richi Park, Pichi Richi Pass, Flinders Ranges , 32°25’46”S, 137°58’16”E, 3 May 2013, dug from burrow in dry grass, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29573) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Survey Road (dirt road between Melrose and Port Germein ), 32°50’48”S, 138°10’53”E, 5 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry creek bank in paddock under gumtree, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29580) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juveniles, Lindsay Terrace, Kadina , 33°57’25”S, 137°43’07”E, 5 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry grassy verge, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29582) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juveniles, Hicky’s Drive, Coobowie , 35°01’42”S, 137°45’42”E, 6 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry verge next to paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29585) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Saint Vincent Highway, Port Vincent , 34°46’44”S, 137°50’08”E, 6 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry verge next to paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29586) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juvenile, Arthurton Road , 34°21’58”S, 137°49’46”E, 6 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry verge next to paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29589) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juvenile, Maitland-Ardrossan Road , 34°23’21”S, 137°43’28”E, 6 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry verge next to paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29591) GoogleMaps   ; 3 juveniles, on unnamed road from Port Moorowie toward Yorketown (extension of McEacherns Beach Road ), 35°04’24”S, 137°32’01”E, 8 May 2013, dug from burrow on dry verge next to paddock, S.E. Harrison, M.L. Harrison ( SAM NN29595) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, McLaren Vale, Douglas Scrub, off Jackie’s Trail , 35°11’07”S, 138°36’03”E, 24 September 2013, dug from burrow on compacted sand walking trail, S.E. Harrison, M.G. Rix, B. Parslow, E. Fagan-Jeffries ( SAM NN29602) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, McLaren Vale, Douglas Scrub, off Jackie’s Trail , 35°11’07”S, 138°36’03”E, 24 September 2013, dug from burrow on compacted bank, S.E. Harrison, M.G. Rix, B. Parslow, E. Fagan-Jeffries ( SAM NN29603) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Bailey Road, Echunga , 35°7’8.64”S, 138°48’9.93”, 20 March 2015, dug from burrow in grassy roadside bank, S.E. Harrison, D. G. Bass ( SAM NN29622); 1 female, Para Wirra Conservation Park, Humbug Scrub Road, Humbug Scrub, 34°42’05.322”S, 138°48’44.778”, 1 April 2015, dug from burrow in clay soil near lake, S.E. Harrison, B. Horton ( SAM NN29626)   ; 1 female, Mark Oliphant Conservation Park , 35°01’46.44”S, 138°42’26.03”, 20 August 2015, dug from burrow in roadside embankment, S.E. Harrison, D. Stringer and A. Lewis ( SAM NN29636); 1 female, Mark Oliphant Conservation Park, 35°01’50.88”S, 138°42’26.58”, 25 August 2015, dug from burrow in roadside embankment, S.E. Harrison, N. Birks ( SAM NN29639)   ; 1 female, Hallett , 33°20’09”S, 138°58’18”E, 18 July 2013, dug from burrow, J. Clayton ( SAM NN29805) GoogleMaps   . Western Australia: 1 juvenile, 106 km east of Wigunda Tank, Eyre Highway , 31°33’S, 130°26’E, 23 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141092 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, 160 km west of Eucla, 21 km east of Madura, Eyre Highway , 31°54’S, 127°21’E, 24 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141093 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Cocklebiddy Tank , 32°02’S, 126°05’E, 25 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141094 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, 331 km east of Norseman, 112 km east of Balladonia, 71 km west of Caiguna Tank , 32°14’S, 125°27’E, 25 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141095 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 juveniles, 288 km east of Norseman, 69 km east of Balladonia , 32°15’38’S, 124°58’E, 25 December 1952, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141096 –7 View Materials )   ; 1 female, 2 km south of Peak Charles turnoff on 90 Mile Tank-Dowabi Track , 32°58’S, 121°38’E, 24 May 1955, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141099 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 juveniles, 8 km north of Peak Charles , 32°49’S, 121°14’E, 25 May 1955, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141100 –1 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, 14 km north east of Norseman , 32°6’S, 121°53’E, 8 July 1955, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141102 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, 8 km east of Moonera Tank , 31°58’S, 126°37’E, 8 August 1955, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141103 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, same data ( WAM T 141104 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 4 females, Moonera , 31°43’S, 126°35’E, 22 May 1986, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141107 –10 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, 34.3 km east of Caiguna , 32°06’S, 125°35’E, 22 May 1986, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141111 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female, Moonera, 43 km west of Madura , 31°43’S, 126°35’E, 22 May 1986, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141112 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 juveniles, Mt Ragged walking trail, 33°27’S, 123°28’E, 22 November 1986, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141113 –4 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   . Northern Territory: 1 juvenile, Mt Olga, Valley of Winds , 25°18’S, 130°44’E, 10 September 1965, A.R. Main ( WAM T 141085 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juvenile, Maggie Springs , 25°23’S, 131°05’E, 11 September 1965, A.R. Main ( WAM T 141086 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen (fragments), Kings Creek walk, gorge, Kings Canyon National Park , 24°15’S, 131°30’E, 6 June 1995, B.Y. Main ( WAM T 141116 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. The female and juvenile specimens listed here could not be confidently identified due to the lack of diagnostic morphological features or molecular sequence data.

WAM

Western Australian Museum

AM

Australian Museum

SAM

South African Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Idiopidae