Taxon details

Rachias aureus (Mello-Leitão, 1920)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Petropolisia aurea Mello-Leitão, 1920, (01275); 1 f (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Petropolisia aurea Mello-Leitão, 1920b: 59 (Df).
Petropolisia aurea Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 72, f. 1-3, 24 (f).
Rachias aureus Goloboff, 1995: 52 (Tf from Pselligmus).

Goloboff, P. A. (1995). A revision of the South American spiders of the family Nemesiidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). Part I: species from Peru, Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 224: 1-189. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1920b). Tetrapneumones trionychias novas do Brasil. Revista de Sciencias 4: 58-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1923a). Theraphosideas do Brasil. Revista do Museu Paulista 13: 1-438. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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