Taxon details

Xiruana tetraseta (Mello-Leitão, 1939)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-07-06
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Venezuela, Brazil, Paraguay
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Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Teudis tetrasetus Mello-Leitão, 1939, 1 m 1 j (NMB-ARAN-01221 a)
Taxonomic references
Teudis tetrasetus Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 92, f. 85-86 (Dm).
Xiruana tetraseta Brescovit, 1997a: 104 (Tm from Teudis).
Xiruana tetraseta Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a: 208, f. 5A-H (Dfm).

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 (1939e). Araignées américaines du Musee d'histoire naturelle de Bâle. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 46: 43-93. 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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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-07-06 Species distribution update Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a n/a (Old value)
2015-07-06 New taxonomic reference entry Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a n/a
2015-07-06 First description of female Oliveira & Brescovit, 2015a n/a (Old value)