Taxon details

Metaltella iheringi (Keyserling, 1891)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil, Argentina
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  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 1m 1f (Izquierdo pers. comm.) (Keyserling, 1891)
Taxonomic references
Amaurobius iheringii Keyserling, 1891: 154, pl. 4, f. 107 (Dmf).
Metaltella argentinensis Mello-Leitão, 1931c: 94 (Df).
Auximus segmentatus Mello-Leitão, 1943c: 103, f. 3 (Dm).
Metaltella iheringi Lehtinen, 1967: 248 (Tm from Amaurobius; Keyserling's f=A. simoni; Sf).

Keyserling, E. (1891). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Brasilianische Spinnen. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 3, 1-278. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1931c). Notas sobre arachnidos argentinos. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 3: 83-97. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1943c). Arañas nuevas de Mendoza, La Rioja y Córdoba colectadas por el Professor Max Birabén. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 3: 101-121. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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