Taxon details

Loxosceles hirsuta Mello-Leitão, 1931

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-03-26
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Loxosceles hirsuta Mello-Leitão, 1931, (41538); 1 f (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Loxosceles hirsutus Mello-Leitão, 1931a: 13 (Df).
Loxosceles hirsuta Mello-Leitão, 1934a: 71, f. 1e, 2c (f).
Loxosceles spadicea Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 108, f. 3 (m, misidentified).
Loxosceles hirsuta Gertsch, 1967a: 141, pl. 5, f. 3-5, 12-13 (mf).
Loxosceles hirsuta Magalhães, Brescovit & Santos, 2017: 855, f. 7A-D, 14A, 63B-D (mf).

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

Magalhaes, I. L. F., Brescovit, A. D. & Santos, A. J. (2017). Phylogeny of Sicariidae spiders (Araneae: Haplogynae), with a monograph on Neotropical Sicarius. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 179(4): 767-864. doi:10.1111/zoj.12442 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1931a). Arachnidos do Rio Grande do Sul. Boletin Biologico Rio de Janeiro 17: 10-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1934a). Especies brasileiras do genero Loxosceles Lowe. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 6: 69-73. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1941d). Las arañas de Córdoba, La Rioja, Catamarca, Tucumán, Salta y Jujuy colectadas por los Profesores Birabén. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 2: 99-198. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-03-26 New taxonomic reference entry Magalhães, Brescovit & Santos, 2017 n/a