Taxon details

Birabenia birabenae Mello-Leitão, 1941

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-05-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Argentina
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Taxonomic references
Birabenia birabenae Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 137, pl. 6, f. 27, 33-34 (Dmf).
Alopecosa murina Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 122, f. 19 (Df) [].
Lycosa sanogastensis Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 133, f. 31, pl. 6, f. 25 (Df) [].
Birabenia taeniata Mello-Leitão, 1943c: 108, f. 9 (Dj) [].
Tarentula murinella Roewer, 1951: 441 (unneeded replacement name for Alopecosa murina, not thought congeneric with Lycosa murina Nicolet, 1849).
Paratrochosina murina Roewer, 1955c: 282 (in generic nomen nudum).
Scaptocosa sanogastensis Roewer, 1955c: 292.
Paratrochosina murina Roewer, 1960d: 931 (T from Alopecosa).
Hogna birabenae Capocasale, 1990: 137, f. 8-11 (mf).
Tetragonophthalma taeniata Capocasale, 1990: 138 (Tj from Birabenia).
Hogna taeniata Silva, Lise & Carico, 2009: 106 (Tj from Tetragonophthalma, considered a nomen dubium).
Birabenia birabenae Piacentini & Laborda, 2013: 42, f. 1a-f, 2a-f, 3a-g, 4a-e, 5a-b (mf, S).

Capocasale, R. M. (1990). Las especies de la subfamilia Hippasinae de America del Sur (Araneae, Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 18(2): 131-141. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1941d). Las arañas de Córdoba, La Rioja, Catamarca, Tucumán, Salta y Jujuy colectadas por los Profesores Birabén. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 2: 99-198. 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

Piacentini, L. N. & Laborda, A. (2013). The South American wolf spider genus Birabenia Mello-Leitão, 1941 (Araneae: Lycosidae: Lycosinae). Zootaxa 3716: 39-52. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3716.1.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1951). Neue Namen einiger Araneen-Arten. Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins zu Bremen 32: 437-456. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1960d). Araneae Lycosaeformia II (Lycosidae) (Fortsetzung und Schluss). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 55: 519-1040. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Silva, E. L. C. da, Lise, A. A. & Carico, J. E. (2009). On the taxonomic placement of Tetragonophthalma taeniata (Araneae, Lycosdoidea, Pisauridae). Biociências 17: 106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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