Taxon details

Aptostichus atomarius Simon, 1891

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-05-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Aptostichus atomarius Simon, 1891f: 317 (Df).
Actinoxia versicolor Simon, 1891f: 318 (Df) [].
Aptostichus atomarius Smith, 1908a: 220, pl. 13, f. 32, pl. 14, f. 32 (f).
Eutychides versicolor Smith, 1908a: 214, pl. 13, f. 1-19, pl. 14, f. 1-16, pl. 16, f. 1-2 (Dm, possibly a misidentification of Promyrmekiaphila gertschi, per Bond & Opell, 2002: 516).
Apostichus atomarius Banks, 1910: 3 (lapsus).
Aptostichus atomarius Bond & Opell, 2002: 518, f. 13A-I (mf, S of Actinoxia versicolor).
Aptostichus atomarius Bond, 2012: 39, f. 52-81 (mf).

Banks, N. (1910). Catalogue of Nearctic spiders. Bulletin, United States National Museum 72: 1-80. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bond, J. E. & Opell, B. D. (2002). Phylogeny and taxonomy of the genera of south-western North American Euctenizinae trapdoor spiders and their relatives (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Cyrtaucheniidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 136(3): 487-534. doi:10.1046/j.1096-3642.2002.00035.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bond, J. E. (2012). Phylogenetic treatment and taxonomic revision of the trapdoor spider genus Aptostichus Simon (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Euctenizidae). ZooKeys 252: 1-209. doi:10.3897/zookeys.252.3588 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1891f). Liste des espéces de la famille des Aviculariidae qui habitent le Mexique et l'Amérique du Nord. Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux 44(1890): 307-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, C. P. (1908a). A preliminary study of the Araneae Theraphosidae of California. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 1(4): 207-236, pl. 13-20. doi:10.1093/aesa/1.4.207 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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