Family: Theraphosidae Thorell,1869 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0010] Back

Gen. Holothele Karsch , 1879 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00236 ]
N.B.: transferred here from the Dipluridae by Raven, 1980a: 254; considered a senior synonym of Schismatothele Karsch, 1879 (rejected, see below), Euthycaelus Simon, 1889, Hemiercus Simon, 1903, Scopelobates Simon, 1903 [rejected by by Guadanucci, Perafán & Valencia-Cuéllar, 2017: 175] and Dryptopelmides Strand, 1907 by Raven, 1985a: 153; considered a senior synonym of Stichoplastus Simon, 1889 (itself considered a senior synonym of Proshapalopus Mello-Leitão, 1923 by Raven, 1985a: 157) by Rudloff, 1997a: 10 (through transfer of type species); not a senior synonym of Schismatothele Karsch, 1879 (Rudloff, 1997a: 12, contra Raven, 1985a) or of Proshapalopus Mello-Leitão, 1923 (Rudloff, 1997a: 12; Bertani, 2001: 286); not a senior synonym of Euthycaelus Simon, 1889 (Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014: 276, after Rudloff, 1997a: 7, contra Raven, 1985a: 157.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2017-07-05
Described in
Karsch, 1879d: 544 (type Holothele recta Karsch, 1879; syn. of Holothele longipes (L. Koch, 1875))
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Species counts
Counts Status
5accepted
5synonym
Reference

Karsch, F. (1879d). Arachnologische Beitrage. Zeitschrift für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 52: 534-562. download pdf

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2017-07-05 Genus updated (Old value)