Taxon details

Plesiothele fentoni (Hickman, 1936)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Tasmania)
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Taxonomic references
Hexathele fentoni Hickman, 1936: 132, f. 1 (Dmf).
Plesiothele fentoni Raven, 1978: 10, f. 75 (Tmf from Hexathele).
Plesiothele fentoni Gertsch & Platnick, 1979: 7, f. 25-26.
Plesiothele fentoni Raven, 1985a: 71, f. 13-14.

Gertsch, W. J. & Platnick, N. I. (1979). A revision of the spider family Mecicobothriidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). American Museum Novitates 2687: 1-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hickman, V. V. (1936). A new mygalomorph spider belonging to the genus Hexathele Ausserer. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1935: 131-137. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1978). Systematics of the spider subfamily Hexathelinae (Dipluridae: Mygalomorphae: Arachnida). Australian Journal of Zoology (Suppl.) 65: 1-75. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1985a). The spider infraorder Mygalomorphae (Araneae): Cladistics and systematics. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 182: 1-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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