Taxon details

Rachias piracicabensis Piza, 1938

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-07-23
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu de Zoologia da ‘Luiz de Queiroz’ (MZLQ), Piracicaba, Brazil [collection now in IBSP?]; f (A0033) (Paschoal & Barros, 1983)
Taxonomic references
Rachias piracicabensis Piza, 1938a: 21 (Df).
Rachias intermedia Soares, 1944a: 160, f. 5-6 (Dm) [].
Rachias intermedius Brignoli, 1983c: 116.
Rachias plerumque Brignoli, 1983c: 116 (lapsus for Rachias piracicabensis).
Androthelopsis intermedius Raven, 1985a: 106 (T from Rachias).
Rachias piracicabensis Lucas, Knysak & Zveibil, 1986: 6, f. 4-6 (mf, S of Rachias intermedius).
Androthelopsis piracicabensis Platnick, 1989b: 84.
Rachias piracicabensis Passanha et al., 2014: 250 (T from Androthelopsis = Pycnothele).
Rachias intermedius Nascimento, Netto & Indicatti, 2021: 3, f. 2A-J (f).

Brignoli, P. M. (1983c). A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 755 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lucas, S., Knysak, I. & Zveibil, L. (1986). O gênero Rachias Simon, 1892, Araneae, Ctenizidae, Nemesieae. Memórias do Instituto Butantan 47/48: 5-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nascimento, D. L., Netto, R. G. & Indicatti, R. P. (2021). Neoichnology of mygalomorph spiders: improving the recognition of spider burrows in the geological record. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 108(103178): 1-16. doi:10.1016/j.jsames.2021.103178 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Passanha, V., Indicatti, R. P., Brescovit, A. D. & Lucas, S. M. (2014). Revision of the spider genus Pycnothele (Araneae, Nemesiidae). Iheringia, Série Zoologia 104(2): 228-251. doi:10.1590/1678-476620141042228251 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Piza Jr., S. de T. (1938a). Duas novas especes de aranha muito communs em Piracicaba. Folia Clinica et Biologica, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo 10: 21-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (1989b). Advances in spider taxonomy 1981-1987: a supplement to Brignoli's A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 673 pp. 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

Soares, B. A. M. (1944a). Aracnideos de Monte Alegre. Papéis Avulsos do Departamento de Zoologia, Secretaria de Agricultura, Sao Paolo 4: 151-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-07-23 New taxonomic reference entry Nascimento, Netto & Indicatti, 2021 n/a
2014-09-10 Species updated Passanha et al., 2014 Author corrected (Old value)
2014-09-10 New taxonomic reference entry Passanha et al., 2014 n/a
2014-09-10 Species transferred to new genus Passanha et al., 2014 Species transferred from Pycnothele to Rachias