Taxon details

Chenistonia maculata Hogg, 1901

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-10-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Victoria)
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  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 1m 1f (Raven, 1985a)
Taxonomic references
Chenistonia maculata Hogg, 1901: 262, f. 35 (Dmf).
Chenistonia maculata Main, 1964: 46, f. F (m).
Aname maculata Raven, 1981c: 335, f. 4-7, 11-12, 15-16, 65 (mf).
Chenistonia maculata Raven, 2000a: 572 (T from Aname).
Chenistonia maculata Main, 2012: 177, f. 9-12 (m).
Chenistonia maculata Harvey et al., 2018: 432, f. 6a-g (mf).

Harvey, M. S., Hillyer, M. J., Main, B. Y., Moulds, T. A., Raven, R. J., Rix, M. G., Vink, C. J. & Huey, J. A. (2018). Phylogenetic relationships of the Australasian open-holed trapdoor spiders (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Nemesiidae: Anaminae): multi-locus molecular analyses resolve the generic classification of a highly diverse fauna. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 184(2): 407-452. doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx111 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hogg, H. R. (1901). On Australian and New Zealand spiders of the suborder Mygalomorphae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 71(1): 218-279. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1901.tb08176.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1964). Spiders of Australia: A Guide to their Identification with Brief Notes on the Natural History of Common Forms. Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 124 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (2012). Description and biogeographic implications of a new species of the Chenistonia maculata group from south-western Western Australia and rediagnosis of Chenistonia (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Nemesiidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 27: 176-181. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1981c). A review of the Australian genera of the mygalomorph spider subfamily Diplurinae (Dipluridae: Chelicerata). Australian Journal of Zoology 29(3): 321-363. doi:10.1071/ZO9810321 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (2000a). Taxonomica Araneae I: Barychelidae, Theraphosidae, Nemesiidae and Dipluridae (Araneae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 45: 569-575. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-10-08 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey et al., 2018 n/a
2014-03-04 New taxonomic reference entry Main, 2012 n/a