Taxon details


Apopyllus suavis (Simon, 1893)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-10-26
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:026645]
  • Distribution: Venezuela, Peru, Brazil, Argentina
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Zelotes iheringi Mello-Leitão, 1943, (58361); 1 f (survived the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Herpyllus suavis Simon, 1893b: 455, pl. 9, f. 25 (Df) [only lectotype, paralectotype belongs to A. centralis, per Azevedo et al., 2016: 314].
Zelotes pauper Mello-Leitão, 1942b: 413, f. 39 (Df).
Zelotes iheringi Mello-Leitão, 1943b: 262 (Df).
Zelotes unanimus Mello-Leitão, 1947b: 280, pl. 38, f. 37 (Df).
Herpyllus suavis Brignoli, 1972c: 380, f. 38, 41 (f, misidentified).
Apopyllus iheringi Platnick & Shadab, 1984: 5, f. 11-14 (Tf from Zelotes, Dm).
Apopyllus pauper Platnick & Shadab, 1984: 4, f. 5-6 (Tf from Zelotes).
Apopyllus suavis Platnick & Shadab, 1984: 7, f. 17-18 (Tf from Herpyllus).
Apopyllus iheringi Platnick, 1993c: 642 (S).
Apopyllus suavis Azevedo et al., 2016: 306, f. 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B, 7B, 8B, 9C-D, 10B, 11B, 12B, 13B, 16A-C (mf, S of A. pauper and A. iheringi).
References

Azevedo, G. H. F, Ott, R., Griswold, C. E. & Santos, A. J. (2016). A taxonomic revision of the ground spiders of the genus Apopyllus (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Zootaxa 4178(3): 301-327. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4178.3.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1972c). Sur quelques araignées cavernicoles d'Argentine, Uruguay, Brésil et Venezuela récoltées par le Dr P. Strinati (Arachnida, Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 79: 361-385. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1943b). Araneologica varia brasiliana. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 15: 255-265. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1947b). Aranhas do Paraná e Santa Catarina, das coleções do Museu Paranaense. Arquivos do Museu Paranaense 6: 231-304. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1942b). Arañas del Chaco y Santiago del Estero. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 2: 381-426. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1984). A revision of the Neotropical spiders of the new genus Apopyllus (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). American Museum Novitates 2788: 1-9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (1993c). Advances in spider taxonomy 1988-1991, with synonymies and transfers 1940-1980. The New York Entomological Society, New York, 846 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893b). Voyage de M. E. Simon au Venezuela (Décembre 1887—Avril 1888). 21e Mémoire. Arachnides (1). Familles des Uloboridae, Zoropsidae, Dictynidae, Oecobiidae, Filistatidae, Sicariidae, Leptonetidae, Oonopidae, Dysderidae, Caponiidae, Prodidomidae, Drassidae, Palpimanidae et Zodariidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 61(4, for 1892): 423-462, pl. 9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-10-26 Taxonomic reference update n/a (Old value)
2016-10-26 Species synonymy Azevedo et al., 2016 Apopyllus iheringi synonymized with Apopyllus suavis
2016-10-26 Species synonymy Azevedo et al., 2016 Apopyllus pauper synonymized with Apopyllus suavis
2016-10-26 New taxonomic reference entry Azevedo et al., 2016 n/a
2016-10-26 Species distribution update Azevedo et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)