Family: Eutichuridae Lehtinen,1967 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0116] Back

Gen. Cheiracanthium C. L. Koch , 1839 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:02093 ]
N.B.: Transferred from the Clubionidae to Miturgidae by Ramírez, Bonaldo & Brescovit, 1997: 45, here by Ramírez, 2014: 341; considered a senior synonym of Chiracanthops Mello-Leitão, 1942 by Bonaldo & Brescovit, 1992: 732 (synonymy not accepted by Wunderlich, 2012b: 185) and of Helebiona Benoit, 1977e: 79, type H. wilma Benoit, 1977 (spelling Helenebiona in Brignoli, 1983c: 552 is a lapsus, genus transferred from the Clubionidae to Miturgidae by Ramírez, Bonaldo & Brescovit, 1997: 45); Chiracanthium is an unjustified emendation; placed in "Chiracanthiidae" by Ono, 2009a: 464. Re-transfer to Clubionidae (Murphy & Roberts, 2015: viii) not sufficiently justified and is not accepted here.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2018-09-23
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C. L. Koch, 1839a
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Species counts
Counts Status
212accepted
52synonym
22nomen dubium
2homonym replaced
Reference

Koch, C. L. (1839a). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Fünfter Band, pp. 125-158, Sechster Band, pp. 1-156, Siebenter Band, pp. 1-106. [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] download pdf download pdf

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Date Type Reference Detail
2014-07-25 Genus transferred to other family Ramírez, 2014 Cheiracanthium C. L. Koch, 1839 transferred to Eutichuridae