Taxon details

Aphonopelma armada (Chamberlin, 1940)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-03-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Dugesiella armada Chamberlin, 1940a: 32 (Df).
Aphonopelma armada Smith, 1995: 74, f. 118-123 (f).
Aphonopelma arnoldi Smith, 1995: 74, f. 124-134 (Dm) [].
Aphonopelma armada Peters, 2005b: 23, f. 54-57 (f).
Aphonopelma armada Hamilton, Hendrixson & Bond, 2016: 49, f. 15, 16A-I, 17A-E, 18A-G (f, Sm).

Chamberlin, R. V. (1940a). New American tarantulas of the family Aviculariidae. Bulletin of the University of Utah 30(13): 1-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hamilton, C. A., Hendrixson, B. E. & Bond, J. E. (2016). Taxonomic revision of the tarantula genus Aphonopelma Pocock, 1901 (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae) within the United States. ZooKeys 560: 1-340. [Supplementary material] doi:10.3897/zookeys.560.6264 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peters, H.-J. (2005b). Tarantulas of the world: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 3. Published by the author, 130 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. (1995). Tarantula Spiders: Tarantulas of the U.S.A. and Mexico. Fitzgerald Publishing, London, 196 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-03-10 New taxonomic reference entry Hamilton, Hendrixson & Bond, 2016 n/a
2016-03-10 Species synonymy Hamilton, Hendrixson & Bond, 2016 Aphonopelma arnoldi synonymized with Aphonopelma armada