Taxon details

Prorachias bristowei Mello-Leitão, 1924

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Prorachias bristowei Mello-Leitão, 1924, (00011); 1 f (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Prorachias bristowei Mello-Leitão, 1924b: 184 (Df).
Prorachias bristowei Raven, 1985a: 110, f. 161-164.
Prorachias bristowei Lucas, Indicatti & Fukami, 2005: 2, f. 1-5, 8-10 (f, Dm).

Lucas, S. M., Indicatti, R. P. & Fukami, C. Y. (2005). Redescrição de Prorachias bristowei Mello-Leitão, 1924 (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Nemesiidae). Biota Neotropica 5(21051a): 1-6. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1924b). Quelques arachnides nouveaux du Bresil. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 93: 179-187. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1985a). The spider infraorder Mygalomorphae (Araneae): Cladistics and systematics. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 182: 1-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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