Family: Cyrtaucheniidae Simon, 1889 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0006] Back

Gen. Cyrtauchenius Thorell, 1869 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00054 ]
N.B.: replacement name for Cyrtocephalus Lucas, 1846: 92 (see also Lucas, 1845a: 58) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:05058], preoccupied in Coleoptera by Déjean, 1835; transferred from the Ctenizidae to the Cyrtaucheniidae by Raven, 1985a: 128; considered a senior synonym of Dolichoscaptus Simon, 1889f: 388 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:05649] (type Mygale gracilipes Lucas, 1846, per Bonnet, 1956: 1521) by Simon, 1892a: 104; not a senior synonym of Amblyocarenum Simon, 1892 (Decae & Bosmans, 2014: 187, contra Raven, 1985a: 128).
Status: accepted
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2022-09-07
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Thorell, 1869: 37 (type Cyrtocephalus terricola Lucas, 1846; gender masculine)
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14accepted
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Reference

Thorell, T. (1869). On European spiders. Review of the European genera of spiders, preceded by some observations on zoological nomenclature [first part]. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis (3) 7(I, 5): 1-108. [incl. pp. 109-242 from 1870] download pdf

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