Taxon details

Xiruana affinis (Mello-Leitão, 1922)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2015-07-06
  • 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); Aysha affinis Mello-Leitão, 1922, (01453); 1 f (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Aysha affinis Mello-Leitão, 1922b: 23 (Df).
Xiruana affinis Brescovit, 1997a: 104 (Tf from Aysha).
Xiruana affinis Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a: 220, f. 11G-H (f).

Brescovit, A. D. (1997a). Revisão de Anyphaeninae Bertkau a nivel de gêneros na região Neotropical (Araneae, Anyphaenidae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 13(Suppl.1): 1-187. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1922b). Novas clubionidas do Brasil. Archivos da Escola Superior de Agricultura e Medicina Veterinaria, Rio de Janeiro 6: 17-56. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oliveira, L. F. M. & Brescovit, A. D. (2015a). A taxonomic revision of the Neotropical spider genus Xiruana Brescovit 1997 (Araneae: Anyphaenidae, Anyphaeninae). Zootaxa 3980(2): 201-229. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3980.2.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2015-07-06 New taxonomic reference entry Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a n/a