Taxon details

Loxosceles gaucho Gertsch, 1967

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil. Introduced to Tunisia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Loxosceles rufescens Bücherl, 1964: 41, f. 1a-d, 4a-c (mf, misidentified).
Loxosceles gaucho Gertsch, 1967a: 133, pl. 3, f. 1-5, 10-11, pl. 4, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Loxosceles gaucho Brignoli, 1976a: 140, f. 2 (f).
Loxosceles gaucho Fischer, 1994: 76, f. 7A-B, 8 (m).
Loxosceles gaucho Duncan et al., 2010: 241, f. 3 (mf).

Brignoli, P. M. (1976a). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Scytodidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83(1): 125-191. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bücherl, W. (1964). Loxosceles e loxoscelismo na América do Sul. V. As espécies sul-americanas do gênero Loxosceles Heinecken e Lowe 1832. Memórias do Instituto Butantan 31: 15-54. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Duncan, R. P., Rynerson, M. R., Ribera, C. & Binford, G. J. (2010). Diversity of Loxosceles spiders in northwestern Africa and molecular support for cryptic species in the Loxosceles rufescens lineage. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55(1): 234-248. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2009.11.026 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fischer, M. L. (1994). Levantamento das espécies do gênero Loxosceles Heinecken & Lowe, 1832 no Município de Curitiba, Paraná, Brasil. Estudos de Biologia, Curitiba 3: 63-88. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1967a). The spider genus Loxosceles in South America (Araneae, Scytodidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 136: 117-174. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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