Taxon details

Luthela luotianensis (Yin, Tang, Zhao & Chen, 2002)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2022-01-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Centre for Behavioral Ecology and Evolution (CBEE), College of Life Sciences [= Museum of Hubei University (MHU)], Hubei University, Wuhan, China; f (lost) (Xu et al., 2022)
Taxonomic references
Heptathela luotianensis Yin et al., 2002: 18, f. 1-8 (Df).
Sinothela luotianensis Xu et al., 2015a: 139 (T from Heptathela).
Luthela luotianensis Xu et al., 2022: 143, f. 9A-D (f, T from Sinothela).

Xu, X., Liu, F. X., Chen, J., Ono, H., Li, D. Q. & Kuntner, M. (2015a). A genus-level taxonomic review of primitively segmented spiders (Mesothelae, Liphistiidae). ZooKeys 488: 121-151. doi:10.3897/zookeys.488.8726 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Xu, X., Yu, L., Liu, F. X. & Li, D. Q. (2022). Delimitation of the segmented trapdoor spider genus Luthela gen. nov., with comments on the genus Sinothela from northern China (Araneae, Mesothelae, Liphistiidae). Zootaxa 5091(1): 131-154. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5091.1.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Tang, G., Zhao, J. Z. & Chen, J. (2002). Two new species of the genus Heptathela from China (Araneae: Liphistiidae). Acta Arachnologica Sinica 11: 18-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-01-13 New taxonomic reference entry Xu et al., 2022 n/a
2022-01-13 Species transferred to new genus Xu et al., 2022 Species transferred from Sinothela to Luthela
2015-05-04 New taxonomic reference entry Xu et al., 2015a n/a
2015-05-04 Species transferred to new genus Xu et al., 2015a Species transferred from Heptathela to Sinothela