Taxon details

Aphonopelma braunshausenii Tesmoingt, 1996

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2019-08-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Aphonopelma braunshausenii Tesmoingt, 1996c: 2, f. 1-15 (Df).
Aphonopelma braunshausenii Peters, 2000a: 27, f. 58 (f).
Aphonopelma braunshausenii Peters, 2003: 40, f. 133 (f).
Aphonopelma braunshausenii Sherwood, 2019b: 574 (nomen dubium, no type specimen deposited).

Peters, H.-J. (2000a). Tarantulas of the world: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 1. Published by the author, 148 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peters, H.-J. (2003). Tarantulas of the world: Amerika's Vogelspinnen. Published by the author, Wegberg, Germany, 328 pp. [Longhorn & Gabriel, 2019: 109: "We consider much of the information in Peters (2003) as erroneous"] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sherwood, D. (2019b). Aphonopelma braunshausenii Tesmoingt, 1996 is a nomen dubium, with review of some historic morphological characters ineffective at species delineation (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Zootaxa 4657(3): 573-580. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4657.3.9 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tesmoingt, M. (1996c). Une nouvelle espece d'Aphonopelma du Mexique: Description et contribution à l'etude taxonomique de Aphonopelma braunshausenii sp. n. (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Theraphosinae). Arachnides 31: 2-7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-08-21 Taxon is nomen dubium Sherwood, 2019b Aphonopelma braunshausenii Tesmoingt, 1996 declared a nomen dubium
2019-08-21 New taxonomic reference entry Sherwood, 2019b n/a