Taxon details

Avicularia arabica (Strand, 1908)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: supposedly Egypt but probably South America
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Taxonomic references
Avicuscodra arabica Strand, 1908b: 771 (Df).
Chaetopelma arabica Raven, 1985a: 149 (T from Avicuscodra).
Avicularia arabica Gallon, 2008: 243, pl. 10, f. 39-41 (f, T from Chaetopelma).
Avicularia arabica Fukushima & Bertani, 2017: 124 (nomen dubium).

Fukushima, C. S. & Bertani, R. (2017). Taxonomic revision and cladistic analysis of Avicularia Lamarck, 1818 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Aviculariinae) with description of three new aviculariine genera. ZooKeys 659: 1-185, Suppl. 1-5. doi:10.3897/zookeys.659.10717 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gallon, R. C. (2008). On some poorly known African Harpactirinae, with notes on Avicuscodra arabica Strand, 1908 and Scodra pachypoda Strand, 1908 (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 14: 232-246. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1985a). The spider infraorder Mygalomorphae (Araneae): cladistics and systematics. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 182: 1-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1908b). Diagnosen neuer aussereuropäischer Spinnen. Zoologischer Anzeiger 32: 769-773. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-03-07 Taxon is nomen dubium Fukushima & Bertani, 2017 Avicularia arabica (Strand, 1908) declared a nomen dubium