Taxon details

Arbanitis elegans Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (New South Wales)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Arbanitis elegans Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918: 115, pl. 22, f. 63 (Df).
Dyarcyops elegans Main, 1977a: 71 (Tf from Arbanitis; considered a nomen dubium by Wishart, 2011: 49).
Arbanitis elegans Rix et al., 2017a: 569 (T from Misgolas).

Main, B. Y. (1977a). Preliminary notes towards a revision of the mygalomorph spider genus Dyarcyops (Ctenizidae). Australian Entomological Magazine 4: 69-72. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-25 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2017a n/a
2017-09-25 Species transferred to new genus Rix et al., 2017a Species transferred from Misgolas to Arbanitis