Taxon details

Euoplos similaris (Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-07-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland)
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Taxonomic references
Arbanitis similaris Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918: 112, pl. 22, f. 60 (Df).
Euoplos similaris Raven & Wishart, 2006: 553 (T from Arbanitis).
Euoplos similaris Wilson & Rix, 2021: 534, f. 1, 98-111 (Dmf).

Rainbow, W. J. & Pulleine, R. H. (1918). Australian trap-door spiders. Records of the Australian Museum 12: 81-169. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. & Wishart, G. (2006). The trapdoor spider Arbanitis L. Koch (Idiopidae: Mygalomorphae) in Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 51: 531-557. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wilson, J. D. & Rix, M. G. (2021). Systematics of the Australian golden trapdoor spiders of the Euoplos variabilis-group (Mygalomorphae: Idiopidae: Euoplini): parapatry and sympatry between closely related species in subtropical Queensland. Invertebrate Systematics 35(5): 514-541. doi:10.1071/IS20055 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-07-12 New taxonomic reference entry Wilson & Rix, 2021 n/a
2021-07-12 First description of male Wilson & Rix, 2021 n/a (Old value)