Taxon details

Ephebopus murinus (Walckenaer, 1837)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: French Guiana, Suriname, Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Mygale murina Walckenaer, 1837: 220 (Df).
Mygale bistriata C. L. Koch, 1838: vol. 5: 16, pl. 148, f. 347 (Dm) [].
Ephebopus murinus Simon, 1892a: 155.
Santaremia pococki F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896: 746, pl. 33, f. 8-9, 13, pl. 34, f. 20, pl. 35, f. 12 (Df).
Ephebopus murinus Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 316.
Eurypelma bistriatum Bonnet, 1956: 1831 (omitted by Roewer).
Ephebopus murinus Lucas, Silva & Bertani, 1991: 246, f. 1-4 (Dm).
Aphonopelma bistriatum Schmidt, 1993d: 78 (Tm from Eurypelma=Avicularia).
Ephebopus murinus Schmidt, 1993d: 104, f. 322-325 (mf).
Ephebopus murinus Peters, 2003: 169, f. 672 (f).
Ephebopus murinus Schmidt, 2003l: 198, 203, f. 561, 591-592; 256, f. 14 (mf).
Ephebopus murinus West et al., 2008: 39, f. 1-2, 11-12, 19-20 (mf).
Ephebopus murinus Gabriel, 2013: 34 (S of Aphonopelma bistriatum).

Bonnet, P. (1956). Bibliographia araneorum. Analyse méthodique de toute la littérature aranéologique jusqu'en 1939. Tome II. Systématique des araignées (Étude par ordre alphabétique) (2me partie: C-F). Douladoure, Toulouse, pp. 919-1926. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gabriel, R. (2013). Revised taxonomic placement of the South American species of Aphonopelma Pocock, 1901 (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Arachnology 16(2): 33-37. doi:10.13156/arac.2013.16.2.33 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1838). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Vierter Band, pp. 109-144, pl. 139-144 (f. 319-339); Fünfter Band, pp. 1-124, pl. 145-174 (f. 340-417). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lucas, S., Silva Jr., P. I. da & Bertani, R. (1991). The genus Ephebopus Simon, 1892. Description of the male of Ephebopus murinus (Walckenaer), 1837. Spixiana 14: 245-248. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1923a). Theraphosideas do Brasil. Revista do Museu Paulista 13: 1-438. 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, F. O. (1896). On the Theraphosidae of the lower Amazons: being an account of the new genera and species of this group of spiders discovered during the expedition of the steamship "Faraday" up the river Amazons. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 64(3): 716-766, pl. 33-35. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1896.tb03076.x 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. (2003l). Die Vogelspinnen: Eine weltweite Übersicht. Neue Brehm-Bücherei, Hohenwarsleben, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Tome premier. Roret, Paris, 682 pp., pl. 1-15. [plates in second pdf] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

West, R. C., Marshall, S. D., Fukushima, C. S. & Bertani, R. (2008). Review and cladistic analysis of the Neotropical tarantula genus Ephebopus Simon 1892 (Araneae: Theraphosidae) with notes on the Aviculariinae. Zootaxa 1849: 35-58. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.1849.1.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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