Taxon details

Aphonopelma crinirufum (Valerio, 1980)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-01-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Costa Rica
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  • Holotype: Museo de Invertebrados, Universidad de Costa Rica (MIUCR), San José, Costa Rica; m (410) (Longhorn & Gabriel, 2019)
  • Allotype: Museo de Invertebrados, Universidad de Costa Rica (MIUCR), San José, Costa Rica; f (254) (Longhorn & Gabriel, 2019)
Taxonomic references
Citharacanthus crinirufus Valerio, 1980b: 277, f. 8-9, 15, 19 (Dmf).
Citharacanthus crinirufus Smith, 1987d: 51, f. 69 (m).
Citharacanthus crinirufus Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 51, f. 46 (f).
Aphonopelma crinirufum Rudloff, 1997b: 9 (T from Citharacanthus).
Aphonopelma crinirufum Peters, 2003: 49, f. 175, 179-180 (mf).
Aphonopelma crinirufum Schmidt, 2003f: 9, f. 2 (f).
Aphonopelma crinirufum Schmidt, 2003l: 145, f. 249-251 (mf).

Hancock, K. & Hancock, J. (1989). Sex determination of immature theraphosid spiders from their cast skins. Published by the authors, Southminster, England, 61 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

Rudloff, J.-P. (1997b). Ergebnisse der Untersuchung einiger Spinnen aus der Sammlung des American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), New York (Araneae: Mygalomorphae). Arachnologisches Magazin 5(3): 8-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (2003f). Amerikanische Bezeichnungen von Vogelspinnen. Tarantulas of the World 80: 5-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (2003l). Die Vogelspinnen: Eine weltweite Übersicht. Neue Brehm-Bücherei, Hohenwarsleben, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. (1987d). The tarantula: classification and identification guide (second ed.). Fitzgerald Publishing, London, 179 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Valerio, C. E. (1980b). Arañas terafósidas de Costa Rica (Araneae: Theraphosidae). III. Sphaerobothria, Aphonopelma, Pterinopelma, Citharacanthus, Crypsidromus y Stichoplastus. Revista de Biología Tropical 28: 271-296. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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