Taxon details

Homalonychus theologus Chamberlin, 1924

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-09-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Mexico
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  • Holotype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; f (Roth, 1984)
Taxonomic references
Homalonychus selenopoides Simon, 1893a: 413, f. 372-377 (m; misidentified per Roth, 1984: 10).
Homalonychus theologus Chamberlin, 1924b: 631, f. 69 (Df).
Homalonychus theologus Roth, 1984: 10, f. 3-4, 6-7 (mf).
Homalonychus theologus Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2006: 140, f. 47a-h (mf).
Homalonychus theologus Crews, 2009: 107, f. 2A-D (mf).
Homalonychus theologus Ramírez, 2014: 256, f. 171F (f).

Chamberlin, R. V. (1924b). The spider fauna of the shores and islands of the Gulf of California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 12: 561-694. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Crews, S. (2009). Assessment of rampant genitalic variation in the spider genus Homalonychus (Araneae, Homalonychidae). Invertebrate Biology 128: 107-125. doi:10.1111/j.1744-7410.2008.00157.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jocqué, R. & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (2006). Spider families of the world. Musée Royal de l'Afrique Central, Tervuren, 336 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. (2014). The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 390: 1-374. Link doi:10.1206/821.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roth, V. D. (1984). The spider family Homalonychidae (Arachnida, Araneae). American Museum Novitates 2790: 1-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-09-15 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a