Taxon details

Grammostola mendozae (Strand, 1907)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Argentina
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  • Syntype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart (SMNS), Germany; type material destroyed 1944; m f jf
Taxonomic references
Eurypelma mendozae Strand, 1907l: 46 (Dmf).
Dugesiella mendozae Petrunkevitch, 1939a: 255.
Grammostola mendozina Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1961: 202 (Tmf from Eurypelma=Avicularia, using specific name by Holmberg, 1876 -- see nomina dubia under Avicularia -- but attributing it to Strand, 1907).
Grammostola mendozae Peters, 2000a: 136, f. 426 (f, misattributed to Holmberg, 1876).
Grammostola mendozae Peters, 2003: 191, f. 771 (f).

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

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

Schiapelli, R. D. & Gerschman de P., B. S. (1961). Las especies del género Grammostola Simon 1892, en la República Argentina (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Actas y Trabajos del Congreso Sudamericano de Zoologia, La Plata I (La Plata, 1959) 3, 199-208. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1907l). Aviculariidae und Atypidae des Kgl. Naturalienkabinetts in Stuttgart. Jahreshefte des Vereins für vaterländische Naturkunde in Württemberg 63: 1-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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