Taxon details

Acanthoscurria proxima (Mello-Leitão, 1923)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: j
  • Last updated: 2020-07-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Hemiercus proximus Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 155 (Df; type is j per Gabriel, 2020: 424).
Hemiercus proximus Rudloff, 1997a: 14 (Tf from Holothele, contra Raven, 1985a).
Acanthoscurria proxima Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014: 287 (Tf from Hemiercus=Schismatothele).
Acanthoscurria proxima Gabriel, 2020: 424 (nomen dubium).

Gabriel, R. (2020). Revised taxonomic placement of some species in Acanthoscurria Ausserer, 1871 and Eupalaestrus Pocock, 1901 (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Arachnology 18(5): 409-429. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.5.409 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Guadanucci, J. P. L. & Weinmann, D. (2014). The spider genera Euthycaelus Simon and Schismatothele Karsch (Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae). Zootaxa 3795(3): 275-288. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3795.3.3 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

Rudloff, J.-P. (1997a). Revision der Gattung Holothele Karsch, 1879 nebst Aufstellung einer neuen Gattung Stichoplastoris gen. nov. (Araneae, Theraphosidae) und Wiedereinsetzung einiger weiterer Gattungen der Mygalomorphae. Arachnologisches Magazin 5(2): 1-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-07-20 Taxon is nomen dubium Gabriel, 2020 Acanthoscurria proxima (Mello-Leitão, 1923) declared a nomen dubium
2020-07-20 New taxonomic reference entry Gabriel, 2020 n/a
2014-07-17 New taxonomic reference entry Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014 n/a
2014-07-17 Species transferred to new genus Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014 Species transferred from Schismatothele to Acanthoscurria
2014-07-17 Transferred to other genus after syn. gen Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014 Species transferred from Hemiercus to Schismatothele after genus synonymy