Taxon details

Herpyllus hesperolus Chamberlin, 1928

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Sergiolus lesserti Schenkel, 1950, 1 f (NMB-ARAN-01385 a)
Taxonomic references
Prosthesima valida Banks, 1896e: 62 (Dmf, preoccupied in Scotophaeus, which was regarded as a S of Herpyllus; see Platnick & Shadab, 1977b: 26, cf. ICZN Article 59.3).
Herpyllus validus Banks, 1904b: 337, pl. 39, f. 25, 29 (mf).
Herpyllus hesperolus Chamberlin, in Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1928: 176 (replacement name).
Sergiolus lesserti Schenkel, 1950b: 42, f. 9 (Df).
Poecilochroa lesserti Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 7 (Tf from Sergiolus).
Herpyllus hesperolus Platnick & Shadab, 1977b: 23, f. 63-68 (mf).
Herpyllus hesperolus Platnick & Shadab, 1981e: 7 (S of Sergiolus lesserti).
Herpyllus hesperolus Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 271, f. 429-432 (mf).

Banks, N. (1896e). New North American spiders and mites. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 23: 57-77. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1904b). Some Arachnida from California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 3: 331-377. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Gertsch, W. J. (1928). Notes on spiders from southeastern Utah. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 41: 175-188. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1977b). A revision of the spider genera Herpyllus and Scotophaeus (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) in North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 159: 1-44. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1981e). A revision of the spider genus Sergiolus (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). American Museum Novitates 2717: 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Dondale, C. D. (1992). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 19. The ground spiders of Canada and Alaska (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1875: 1-297. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1950b). Spinnentiere aus dem westlichen Nordamerika, gesammelt von Dr. Hans Schenkel-Rudin. Erster Teil. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 61: 28-92. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ubick, D. & Roth, V. D. (1973a). Nearctic Gnaphosidae including species from adjacent Mexican states. American Arachnology 9(suppl. 2): 1-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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