Taxon details

Mecolaesthus putumayo Huber, 2000

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-03-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Ecuador
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; m (Huber et al., 2023a)
Taxonomic references
Mecolaesthus putumayo Huber, 2000: 264, f. 1055-1059 (Dm).
Mecolaesthus putumayo Huber et al., 2023a: 132, f. 8a-b, 9a-c, 10a-i, 11a-e (m, Df).

Huber, B. A. (2000). New World pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae): A revision at generic level. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 254: 1-348. doi:10.1206/0003-0090(2000)254<0001:NWPSAP>2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A., Meng, G. L., Dupérré, N., Herrera, M., Inclán, D. J. & Wipfler, B. (2023a). Humpback spiders from Ecuador: relationships, prosoma 'inflation', and genital asymmetry (Araneae: Pholcidae: Mecolaesthus). Invertebrate Systematics 37(2): 117-151. doi:10.1071/IS22052 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-03-16 New taxonomic reference entry Huber et al., 2023a n/a
2023-03-16 Species distribution update Huber et al., 2023a n/a (Old value)
2023-03-16 First description of female Huber et al., 2023a n/a (Old value)