Taxon details


Davus fasciatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1892

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-10-03
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:001934]
  • Distribution: Costa Rica, Panama
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; m (Arach 163) (Gabriel, 2016)
  • Holotype: Museo de Invertebrados, Universidad de Costa Rica (MIUCR), San José, Costa Rica; f of Metriopelma drymusetes (026) (Gabriel, 2016)
Taxonomic references
Davus fasciatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1892b: 91, pl. 12, f. 4 (Dm; legend reads Pella fasciata).
Davus fasciatus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 41, pl. 3, f. 4 (m).
Cyclosternum fasciatus Valerio, 1982: 412, f. 21-25 (m).
Metriopelma drymusetes Valerio, 1982: 410, f. 2, 5 (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:002235].
Cyclosternum fasciatus Smith, 1986b: 78, f. 17h (m).
Cyclosternum fasciatus Smith, 1987d: 78, f. 17h (m).
Cyclosternum fasciatus Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 47, f. 42 (f).
Metriopelma drymusetes Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 53 (Tf from Crypsidromus=Lasiodora, contra Raven, 1985a).
Metriopelma drymusetes Vol, 1999a: 12, f. P1 (f).
Davus fasciatus Peters, 2000a: 114, f. 361 (m).
Davus fasciatus Peters, 2003: 165, f. 653, 658 (mf).
Davus fasciatus Schmidt, 2003l: 162, f. 346-349 (mf).
Neischnocolus drymusetes Schmidt, 2003l: 177, f. 440 (f).
Davus fasciatus Schmidt, 2005c: 12, f. 1, 7-8 (mf).
Davus fasciatus Gabriel, 2016: 65, f. 1-9, 35, 38, 44 (mf, S of Metriopelma drymusetes).
References

Gabriel, R. (2016). Revised taxonomic placement of the species in the Central American genera Davus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1892, Metriopelma Becker, 1878, and Schizopelma F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897, with comments on species in related genera (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Arachnology 17(2): 61-92. doi:10.13156/arac.2006.17.2.61 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Pérez-Miles, F., Lucas, S. M., Silva Jr., P. I. da & Bertani, R. (1996). Systematic revision and cladistic analysis of Theraphosinae (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Mygalomorph 1: 33-68. 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

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

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1892b). Arachnida. Araneida. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 1, 89-104. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1899a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 41-88. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (2003l). Die Vogelspinnen: Eine weltweite Übersicht. Neue Brehm-Bücherei, Hohenwarsleben, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (2005c). Die Gattung Davus O. P.-Cambridge, 1892 (Arachnida: Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Tarantulas of the World 104: 7-18. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. (1986b). The tarantula: classification and identification guide. Fitzgerald Publishing, London, 179 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. (1987d). The tarantula: classification and identification guide (second ed.). Fitzgerald Publishing, London, 179 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Valerio, C. E. (1982). Arañas terafosidas de Costa Rica (Araneae, Theraphosidae). IV. Generos Metriopelma y Cyclosternum, incluyendo especies de Panama. Brenesia 19/20: 407-423. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vol, F. (1999a). A propos d'une spermatheque inhabituelle. Arachnides 42: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-10-03 Species synonymy Gabriel, 2016 Davus drymusetes synonymized with Davus fasciatus
2016-10-03 New taxonomic reference entry Gabriel, 2016 n/a
2016-10-03 Species distribution update Gabriel, 2016 n/a (Old value)
2015-06-01 Species updated Estrada-Alvarez, 2014 Species epithet corrected (Old value)
2015-06-01 Species transferred to new genus Estrada-Alvarez, 2014 Species transferred from Cyclosternum to Davus