Taxon details

Liphistius murphyorum Platnick & Sedgwick, 1984

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-10-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Malaysia
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Taxonomic references
Liphistius desultor Murphy & Platnick, 1981: 51, f. 7, 10, 13, 16, 19 (m; misidentified per Platnick & Sedgwick, 1984: 16).
Liphistius n. sp. A Haupt, 1983: 279, f. 3a (m).
Liphistius murphyorum Platnick & Sedgwick, 1984: 16, f. 16, 38-44 (Dmf; see also Platnick & Goloboff, 1985: 1268).
Liphistius murphyorum Haupt, 2003: 69, f. 46A-A (m).
Liphistius murphyorum Schwendinger, 2009b: 1262, f. 20-21 (m).
Liphistius murphyorum Schwendinger et al., 2019: 337, f. 8A-I (mf).

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

Murphy, J. A. & Platnick, N. I. (1981). On Liphistius desultor Schiödte (Araneae, Liphistiidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 46-56. 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. (2009b). Liphistius thaleri, a new mesothelid spider species from southern Thailand (Araneae: Liphistiidae). Contributions to Natural History 12: 1253-1268. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schwendinger, P. J., Syuhadah, N., Lehmann-Graber, C., Price, L., Huber, S., Hashim, R., Bhassu, S. & Monod, L. (2019). A revision of the trapdoor spider genus Liphistius (Mesothelae: Liphistiidae) in Peninsular Malaysia; part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 126(2): 321-353. [incl. Erratum (2020): Revue suisse de Zoologie 127(1): 243-244] doi:10.5281/zenodo.3463473 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2019-10-22 New taxonomic reference entry Schwendinger et al., 2019 n/a