Taxon details

Unicorn argentina (Mello-Leitão, 1940)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Argentina
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Taxonomic references
Orchestina argentina Mello-Leitão, 1940e: 257 (Dj).
Unicorn argentina Platnick & Brescovit, 1995: 11, f. 26-28 (Tj from Orchestina, Dm).
Unicorn argentina Izquierdo & Rubio, 2011: 4, f. 3B (m).

Izquierdo, M. A. & Rubio, G. D. (2011). Male genital mutilation in the high-mountain goblin spider, Unicorn catleyi. Journal of Insect behaviour 11(118): 1-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1940e). Tres géneros extraños de arañas argentinas. Notas del Museo de la Plata 5(Zool. 43): 251-258. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Brescovit, A. D. (1995). On Unicorn, a new genus of the spider family Oonopidae (Araneae, Dysderoidea). American Museum Novitates 3152: 1-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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