Taxon details

Aphonopelma platnicki Smith, 1995

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2019-08-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (1894.2.18.1) (Sherwood, 2019b)
Taxonomic references
Aphonopelma platnicki Smith, 1995: 130, f. 576-585 (Dm).
Aphonopelma platnicki Sherwood, 2019b: 576, f. 1, 7 (m, ocular tubercle, labium).

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

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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-08-21 New taxonomic reference entry Sherwood, 2019b n/a