Taxon details

Aphonopelma paloma Prentice, 1993

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-03-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Aphonopelma paloma Prentice, 1993: 189, f. 1-11 (Dmf).
Apachepelma paloma Smith, 1995: 45, f. 66-73 (Tmf from Aphonopelma).
Apachepelma paloma Schmidt, 1997g: 19, f. 169-171 (mf).
Apachepelma paloma Peters, 2000b: 142, f. 423, 425-426 (mf).
Aphonopelma paloma Peters, 2003: 65, f. 246, 249-250 (mf).
Apachepelma paloma Schmidt, 2003l: 136, f. 189-191 (mf).
Aphonopelma paloma Hamilton, Hendrixson & Bond, 2016: 244, f. 105-106, 107A-I, 108A-E, 109A-I, 110A-C (mf).

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. (2000b). Tarantulas of the world: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 2. Published by the author, 162 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

Prentice, T. R. (1993). A new species of North American tarantula, Aphonopelma paloma (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae). Journal of Arachnology 20: 189-199. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1997g). Bestimmungsschlüssel für die Gattungen der Unterfamilie Theraphosinae (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Arachnologisches Magazin 3(Sonderausgabe): 1-27. 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. (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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Date Type Reference Detail
2016-03-10 New taxonomic reference entry Hamilton, Hendrixson & Bond, 2016 n/a