Taxon details

Vinathela tonkinensis (Bristowe, 1933)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2022-09-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Vietnam
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  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (Haupt, 1983)
Taxonomic references
Liphistius birmanicus Simon, 1909e: 70 (m, misidentified per Bristowe, 1933a: 1019, 1939).
Liphistius birmanicus Berland, 1932b: 323, f. 442-443 (m, misidentified).
Liphistius tonkinensis Bristowe, 1933a: 1022, 1027, f. 8f (Dm).
Heptathela tonkinensis Haupt, 1983: 284, f. 8a-b, 8d, 13e (m, T from Liphistius).
Heptathela tonkinensis Platnick & Sedgwick, 1984: 3 (T from Liphistius).
Vinathela tonkingensis Ono, 2000: 150 (T from Heptathela).
Nanthela tonkinensis Haupt, 2003: 69, f. 51A-B, 62C (m, T from Vinathela).
Heptathela tonkinensis Schwendinger & Ono, 2011: 611, f. 34-38 (m).
Vinathela tonkinensis Xu et al., 2015a: 142 (T from Heptathela).

Berland, L. (1932b). Les Arachnides (Scorpions, Araignées, etc.). In: Encyclopédie entomologique. Paris 16, 1-485. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bristowe, W. S. (1933a). The liphistiid spiders. With an appendix on their internal anatomy by J. Millot. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 102(4, 1932): 1015-1057, pl. 1-6. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1932.tb01575.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haupt, J. (1983). Vergleichende Morphologie der Genitalorgane und Phylogenie der liphistiomorphen Webspinnen (Araneae: Mesothelae). I. Revision der bisher bekannten Arten. Zeitschrift für Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung 21(4): 275-293. doi:10.1111/j.1439-0469.1983.tb00296.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haupt, J. (2003). The Mesothelae -- a monograph of an exceptional group of spiders (Aaneae: Mesothelae): (Morphology, behaviour, ecology, taxonomy, distribution and phylogeny). Zoologica 154: 1-102. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (2000). Zoogeographic and taxonomic notes on spiders of the subfamily Heptathelinae (Araneae, Mesothelae, Liphistiidae). Memoirs of the National Science Museum Tokyo, Series A, Zoology 33: 145-151. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Sedgwick, W. C. (1984). A revision of the spider genus Liphistius (Araneae, Mesothelae). American Museum Novitates 2781: 1-31. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schwendinger, P. J. & Ono, H. (2011). On two Heptathela species from southern Vietnam, with a discussion of copulatory organs and systematics of the Liphistiidae (Araneae: Mesothelae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118(4): 599-637. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.117818 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1909e). Etude sur les arachnides du Tonkin (1re partie). Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique 42: 69-147. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-09-28 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Liphistius birmanicus Thorell, 1897
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 Vinathela