Taxon details

Cyriopagopus minax (Thorell, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-09-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Myanmar, Thailand
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Taxonomic references
Melopoeus minax Thorell, 1897a: 182 (Df).
Ornithoctonus minax Gravely, 1935b: 211, f. a-c (Dm).
Melopoeus minax Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 48, f. 43 (f).
Haplopelma minax Smith, 1996: 24, f. 15-26 (m).
Haplopelma minax Peters, 2000b: 18, f. 32C-E (mf).
Haplopelma minax Schmidt, 2003l: 250, f. 820-821 (m).
Cyriopagopus minax Smith & Jacobi, 2015: 47 (T from Haplopelma).
Cyriopagopus minax Chomphuphuang et al., 2023: 124, f. 14G (m).

Chomphuphuang, N., Sippawat, Z., Sriranan, P., Piyatrakulchai, P. & Songsangchote, C. (2023). A new electric-blue tarantula species of the genus Chilobrachys Karsh [sic], 1892 from Thailand (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae). ZooKeys 1180: 105-128. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1180.106278 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1935b). The male of Ornithoctonus minax (Thorell). Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 37: 211-212. 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

Peters, H.-J. (2000b). Tarantulas of the world: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 2. Published by the author, 162 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

Smith, A. M. (1996). A new species of Haplopelma (Araneae: Theraphosidae), with notes on two close relatives. Mygalomorph 1: 21-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. & Jacobi, M. A. (2015). Revision of the genus Phormingochilus with the description of three new species from Sulawesi and Sarawak and notes on the placement of the genera Cyriopagopus, Lampropelma and Omothymus. British Tarantula Society Journal 30(3): 25-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1897a). Viaggio di Leonardo Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. LXXIII. Secondo saggio sui Ragni birmani. I. Parallelodontes. Tubitelariae. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 37: 161-267. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Chomphuphuang et al., 2023 n/a
2016-09-22 New taxonomic reference entry Smith & Jacobi, 2015 n/a
2016-09-22 Transferred to other genus after syn. gen Smith & Jacobi, 2015 Species transferred from Haplopelma to Cyriopagopus after genus synonymy