Taxon details

Anisaspis tuberculata Simon, 1892

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: j
  • Last updated: 2023-01-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: St. Vincent
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; f (AR16101; presumably a lapsus and this specimen has no type status) (Raven, 1985a)
  • Lectotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; j (1894.10.17.1-3) (Sherwood, Lucas & Brescovit, 2022)
  • Paralectotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 2j (1894.10.17.1-3) (Sherwood, Lucas & Brescovit, 2022)
Taxonomic references
Anisaspis bacillifera Simon, 1892a: 78 (lapsus for tuberculata).
Anisaspis tuberculata Simon, 1892e: 550 (Df).
Anisaspis tuberculata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896: 728, pl. 44, f. 3-5 (f).
Anisaspis tuberculata Raven, 1985a: 122, f. 165-170.
Anisaspis tuberculata Sherwood, Lucas & Brescovit, 2022: 93, f. 1-7 (j, types are immature).

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1896). On the Theraphosidae of the lower Amazons: being an account of the new genera and species of this group of spiders discovered during the expedition of the steamship "Faraday" up the river Amazons. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 64(3): 716-766, pl. 33-35. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1896.tb03076.x 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

Sherwood, D., Lucas, S. M. & Brescovit, A. D. (2022). Redescription of the holotype female of Anisaspoides gigantea F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896 with discussion and typification of Anisaspis tuberculata Simon, 1892 (Araneae: Paratropididae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 41: 91-95. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892e). On the spiders of the island of St. Vincent. Part 1. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 59(4, 1891): 549-575, pl. 42. [published in April 1892, after Duncan, 1937] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-01-11 New taxonomic reference entry Sherwood, Lucas & Brescovit, 2022 n/a
2016-11-11 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)