Taxon details

Myrmekiaphila torreya Gertsch & Wallace, 1936

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Type deposit provide information
  • Paratype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Myrmekiaphila torreya Gertsch & Wallace, 1936, 1 f (NMB-ARAN-01264 a)
Taxonomic references
Myrmekiaphila torreya Gertsch & Wallace, 1936: 15, f. 15, 17-25 (Dmf).
Myrmekiaphila torreya Bond & Platnick, 2007: 19, f. 9, 19, 29, 71-77 (mf).
Myrmekiaphila torreya Bailey et al., 2010: 8, f. 4 (m).
Myrmekiaphila torreya Bond et al., 2012a: 96, f. 1 (m).

Bailey, A. L., Brewer, M. S., Hendrixson, B. E. & Bond, J. E. (2010). Phylogeny and classification of the trapdoor spider genus Myrmekiaphila: An integrative approach to evaluating taxonomic hypotheses. PLoS One 5(9): e12744. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012744. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bond, J. E. & Platnick, N. I. (2007). A taxonomic review of the trapdoor spider genus Myrmekiaphila (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Cyrtaucheniidae). American Museum Novitates 3596: 1-30. doi:10.1206/0003-0082(2007)3596[1:ATROTT]2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bond, J. E., Hamilton, C. A., Garrison, N. L. & Ray, C. H. (2012a). Phylogenetic reconsideration of Myrmekiaphila systematics with a description of the trapdoor spider species Myrmekiaphila tigris (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Cyrtaucheniidae, Euctenizinae) from Auburn, Alabama. ZooKeys 190: 95-109. doi:10.3897/zookeys.190.3011 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Wallace, H. K. (1936). Notes on new and rare American mygalomorph Spiders. American Museum Novitates 884: 1-25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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