Taxon details

Sparianthina rufescens (Mello-Leitão, 1940)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-11-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guyana
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Taxonomic references
Anaptomecus rufescens Mello-Leitão, 1940c: 180, f. 8-9 (Df).
Sparianthina rufescens Jäger, Rheims & Labarque, 2009: 125, f. 34-49 (Dm, f, T from Anaptomecus).
Sparianthina rufescens Rheims, 2021: 428 (incertae sedis, subfamilial and generic placement uncertain).

Jäger, P., Rheims, C. A. & Labarque, F. M. (2009). On the huntsman spider genera Sparianthina Banks, 1929 and Anaptomecus Simon, 1903 from South and Central America (Araneae, Sparassidae). ZooKeys 16: 115-147. doi:10.3897/zookeys.16.236 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1940c). Spiders of the Guiana forest collected by O. W. Richards. Arquivos de Zoologia do Estado de Sao Paulo 2: 175-197. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rheims, C. A. (2021). The Neotropical genera Guadana Rheims, 2010 and Sparianthina Banks, 1929 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). Zootaxa 5061(3): 401-431. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5061.3.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2021-11-12 New taxonomic reference entry Rheims, 2021 n/a