Taxon details

Polybetes martius (Nicolet, 1849)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-03-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Chile, Argentina
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  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Olios martius Nicolet, 1849, (1620); 1m, 1f
Taxonomic references
Olios martius Nicolet, 1849: 413, pl. 3, f. 5 (Dm).
Olios hispidus Nicolet, 1849: 414 (Df).
Sparassus martius Keyserling, 1880: 260, pl. 7, f. 143 (f).
Isopeda martius Simon, 1880a: 251.
Polybetes martius Simon, 1897a: 45.
Polybetes martius Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 323, f. 7-10, 25 (mf).
Polybetes martius Taucare-Ríos & Espinoza-Lagos, 2018: 42, f. 1A-B, 2A-B, 3A-B (mf).

Gerschman de P., B. S. & Schiapelli, R. D. (1965b). El género Polybetes Simon, 1897, en la Argentina (Araneae-Sparassidae). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia (Ent.) 1: 313-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1880). Die Spinnen Amerikas, I. Laterigradae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 1, 1-283. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nicolet, H. (1849). Aracnidos. In: Gay, C. (ed.) Historia física y política de Chile. Zoología 3, 319-543, pl. 1-5. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.16172 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1880a). Révision de la famille des Sparassidae (Arachnides). Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux 34(2/3/4): 223-351. [issue 3 and 4 were published in 1881, but a complete seperate extract was available in 1880, see the last page of the pdf] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-192. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taucare-Ríos, A. & Espinoza-Lagos, L. (2018). Nuevos aportes a la taxonomía y distribución de Polybetes martius (Nicolet) (Araneae: Sparassidae) en Chile. Revista Chilena de Entomología 44(1): 41-44. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2018-03-10 New taxonomic reference entry Taucare-Ríos & Espinoza-Lagos, 2018 n/a