Taxon details

Tetragnatha exilima (Mello-Leitão, 1943)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-04-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil; jf (41757) (survived the fire 2018) (Castanheira & Baptista, 2020)
Taxonomic references
Cyrtognatha exilima Mello-Leitão, 1943a: 176 (Df).
Cyrtognatha exillima Brignoli, 1983c: 221 (lapsus).
Tetragnatha exilima Dimitrov & Hormiga, 2009: 100, f. 65A-E (Tf from Cyrtognatha).
Tetragnatha exilima Castanheira & Baptista, 2020: 65, f. 16A-B (nomen dubium, type is juvenile).

Brignoli, P. M. (1983c). A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 755 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Castanheira, P. de S. & Baptista, R. L. C. (2020). Notes on slender species of the long-jawed spider genus Tetragnatha (Araneae, Tetragnathidae) with description of three new species. Zootaxa 4768(1): 43-75. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4768.1.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dimitrov, D. & Hormiga, G. (2009). Revision and cladistic analysis of the orbweaving spider genus Cyrtognatha Keyserling, 1881 (Araneae, Tetragnathidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 317: 1-140. doi:10.1206/317.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1943a). Catálogo das aranhas do Rio Grande do Sul. Arquivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 37: 147-245. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-04-30 Taxon is nomen dubium Castanheira & Baptista, 2020 Tetragnatha exilima (Mello-Leitão, 1943) declared a nomen dubium
2020-04-30 New taxonomic reference entry Castanheira & Baptista, 2020 n/a