Taxon details

Atmetochilus fossor Simon, 1887

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-07-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Myanmar
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; f (lost) (Kunsete et al., 2020)
  • Neotype: Chulalongkorn University Museum of Zoology (CUMZ), Bangkok, Thailand; f (ARA-2018-132) (Kunsete et al., 2020)
Taxonomic references
Atmetochilus fossor Simon, 1887i: 109 (Df).
Atmetochilus fossor Simon, 1892a: 109, f. 73.
Atmetochilus fossor Kunsete et al., 2020: 531, f. 1C, 6A-D, 9G-I, 10C-D, 11A (f).

Kunsete, C., Sivayyapram, V., Traiyasut, P., Thanoosing, C., Khamwan, K. & Warrit, N. (2020). Records and redescription of a mygalomorph spider genus ignored for over 100 years with a new species: the genus Atmetochilus Simon, 1887 (Araneae, Nemesiidae) in Thailand. Zootaxa 4819(3): 521-543. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4819.3.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1887i). Etude sur les arachnides de l'Asie méridionale faisant partie des collections de l'Indian Museum (Calcutta). I. Arachnides recueillis à Tavoy (Tenasserim) par Moti Ram. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, part II (Natural science) 56: 101-117. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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2020-07-24 New taxonomic reference entry Kunsete et al., 2020 n/a