Old names and synonyms
Lithyphantes nobilis Steatoda clarkiiTeutana nobilis
Madeira, Canary Islands; introduced Portugal to Italy, Algeria, England, USA
Establishment status in New Zealand
- taxonomic page;- image gallery (female/male).
Platnick NI 2013. The world spider catalog, version 14.0. American Museum of Natural History, online at http://research.amnh.org/entomology/spiders/catalog/index.html DOI: 10.5531/db.iz.0001.
Roberts MJ 1993. Supplement – The Spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Colchester, Harley Books: 16 p.
Vetter RS, Rust MK 2012. A large European combfoot spider, Steatoda nobilis (Thorell 1875) (Araneae: Theridiidae), newly established in Ventura County, California. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 88: 92-97.