Taxon details

Tliltocatl sabulosus (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-02-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guatemala
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Eurypelma sabulosum F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897a: 26 (Df).
Delopelma sabulosum Petrunkevitch, 1939a: 253.
Brachypelma sabulosum Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 42, f. 37 (Tf from Eurypelma=Avicularia).
Brachypelma sabulosum Schmidt, 1992a: 10 (Tf from Euathlus).
Brachypelma sabulosum Schmidt, 1993d: 82, f. 191 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Schmidt, 1997g: 19, f. 196 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Piepho, 2001: 3, f. 1 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Rudloff, 2003: 8, f. 32-34, 39 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Peters, 2003: 124, f. 502, 504 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Schmidt, 2003l: 153, f. 282 (f).
Brachypelma sabulosum Rudloff, 2008b: 29, f. 17 (f).
Tliltocatl sabulosum Mendoza & Francke, 2020: 131 (T from Brachypelma).

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

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. (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

Petrunkevitch, A. (1939a). Catalogue of American spiders. Part one. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 33: 133-338. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1897a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 1-40, pl. 1-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Piepho, F. (2001). Verwirrung seit Jahren um Phormictopus meloderma. Arachnologisches Magazin 9(5/6): 2-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rudloff, J.-P. (2003). Eine neue Brachypelma-Art aus Mexiko, Brachypelma schroederi sp. n. (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Arthropoda 11(3): 2-15. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rudloff, J.-P. (2008b). Eine neue Brachypelma-Art aus Mexiko (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Arthropoda 16(2): 26-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1992a). Brachypelma Simon 1890 oder Euathlus Ausserer 1875? (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Arachnologischer Anzeiger 3(1): 9-11. 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. (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

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-02-27 Species updated Mendoza & Francke, 2020 Species epithet corrected (Old value)
2020-02-27 New taxonomic reference entry Mendoza & Francke, 2020 n/a
2020-02-27 Species transferred to new genus Mendoza & Francke, 2020 Species transferred from Brachypelma to Tliltocatl