Taxon details

Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt & Klaas, 1993

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-02-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico
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Taxonomic references
Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt & Klaas, 1993: 7, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt, 1993d: 82, f. 193a (m).
Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt & Klaas, 1994: 8, f. 1-2 (mf).
Brachypelma boehmei Smith, 1995: 164, f. 884-900 (mf).
Brachypelma boehmei Tesmoingt, Cleton & Verdez, 1997a: 9, pl. 2, f. 1 (f).
Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt, 1997g: 19, f. 190 (m).
Brachypelma boehmei Bertani, 2000: 30, f. 41-42 (m).
Brachypelma boehmei Peters, 2000a: 67, f. 218 (f).
Brachypelma boehmei Schmidt, 2003l: 137, 152, f. 201, 273 (mf).
Brachypelma boehmei Mendoza & Francke, 2020: 107, f. 18A-G, 19A-D, 20A-B, 21A-G, 22A-C, 37E-H (mf).

Bertani, R. (2000). Male palpal bulbs and homologous features in Theraphosinae (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Journal of Arachnology 28: 29-42. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mendoza, J. & Francke, O. (2020). Systematic revision of Mexican threatened tarantulas Brachypelma (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae), with a description of a new genus, and implications on the conservation. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 188(1): 82-147. doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlz046 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Schmidt, G. & Klaas, P. (1993). Eine neue Brachypelma-Spezies aus Mexiko (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Arachnologischer Anzeiger 4(5): 7-9, 11-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1993d). Vogelspinnen: Vorkommen, Lebensweise, Haltung und Zucht, mit Bestimmungsschlüsseln für alle Gattungen, Vierte Auflage. Landbuch, Hannover, 151 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. & Klaas, P. (1994). Eine neue Brachypelma-Species aus Mexico Brachypelma boehmei sp. n. (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Arachnologisches Magazin 2(7): 7-15. 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

Tesmoingt, M., Cleton, F. & Verdez, J. M. (1997a). Description de Brachypelma annitha n. sp. et de Brachypelma hamorii n. sp. mâles et femelles, nouvelles espèces proches de Brachypelma smithi (Cambridge, 1897) du Mexique. Arachnides 32: 8-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2020-02-27 New taxonomic reference entry Mendoza & Francke, 2020 n/a