Taxon details

Curicaberis minax (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-11-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico
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  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; Sparassus minax O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896, (1901/3/3); 1m, 1f
Taxonomic references
Sparassus minax O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896a: 177, pl. 22, f. 3-4 (Dmf).
Sparassus minax F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1900: 125, pl. 9, f. 8-9 (mf).
Sparassus minax Banks, 1901a: 585, pl. 22, f. 8 (m; probably misidentified).
Olios minax Petrunkevitch, 1911: 500.
Curicaberis minax Rheims, 2015: 432, f. 73-76 (Tmf from Olios).

Banks, N. (1901a). Some spiders and other Arachnida from southern Arizona. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 23: 581-590, pl. 22. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1896a). Arachnida. Araneida. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 1, 161-224. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1900). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 89-192, pl. 6-15. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rheims, C. A. (2015). Curicaberis, a new genus of Sparassidae from North and Central America (Araneae, Sparassidae, Sparassinae). Zootaxa 4012(3): 401-446. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4012.3.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-11-19 Species distribution update Rheims, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-09-15 New taxonomic reference entry Rheims, 2015 n/a
2015-09-15 Species transferred to new genus Rheims, 2015 Species transferred from Olios to Curicaberis