Taxon details

Cataxia pulleinei (Rainbow, 1914)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-08-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland, New South Wales)
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  • Holotype: Australian Museum, Sydney (AMS), Australia; f (K 18299) (Main, 1983a)
Taxonomic references
Homogona pulleinei Rainbow, 1914a: 190, f. 1-5 (Df).
Homogona pulleinei Main, 1983a: 84, f. 1-5, 7-12, 17-19, 24-28 (f, Dm).
Homogona pulleinei Main, 1985a: 42, f. 208 (f).
Cataxia pulleinei Rix et al., 2017a: 626, f. 263, 269, 274 (m).
Cataxia pulleinei Rossi et al., 2021: 480, f. 22A (f).

Main, B. Y. (1983a). Systematics of the trapdoor spider genus Homogona Rainbow (Mygalomorphae: Ctenizidae: Homogoninae). Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 22: 81-92. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1985a). Further studies on the systematics of ctenizid trapdoor spiders: a review of the Australian genera (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Ctenizidae). Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 108: 1-84. doi:10.1071/AJZS108 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1914a). Studies in the Australian Araneidae. No. 6. The Terretelariae. Records of the Australian Museum 10: 187-270. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rix, M. G., Raven, R. J., Main, B. Y., Harrison, S. E., Austin, A. D., Cooper, S. J. B. & Harvey, M. S. (2017a). The Australasian spiny trapdoor spiders of the family Idiopidae (Mygalomorphae: Arbanitinae): a relimitation and revision at the generic level. Invertebrate Systematics 31(5): 566-634. doi:10.1071/IS16065 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rossi, G. de F., Ghirotto, V. M., Galleti-Lima, A., Indicatti, R. P. & Guadanucci, J. P. L. (2021). “Flying” or digging? The trapdoor spider genus Neocteniza Pocock, 1895: redescription of three species, new records from Brazil, notes on natural history and first record of ballooning for Idiopidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). Zootaxa 5023(4): 451-485. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5023.4.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-08-20 New taxonomic reference entry Rossi et al., 2021 n/a
2017-09-26 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2017a n/a