Taxon details


Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pocock, 1901

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-07-08
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:002257]
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum Frankfurt (SMF), Frankfurt / Main, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Avicularia recifiensis Struchen & Brändle, 1996, 1 m (39872-84)
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pocock, 1901, (29180); 1 f (survived the fire 2018)
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Dolichothele scintillans Mello-Leitão, 1929, (00215); 1 f (probably destroyed by the fire 2018)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum Frankfurt (SMF), Frankfurt / Main, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Avicularia recifiensis Struchen & Brändle, 1996, 1 f (39873-84)
Taxonomic references
Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pocock, 1901c: 548 (Dmf).
Dolichothele scintillans de Mello-Leitão, 1929c: 92 (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:002036].
Avicularia pulchra Mello-Leitão, 1933c: 171, f. 33 (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:001825].
Avicularia recifiensis Struchen & Brändle, 1996: 2, f. 1-4 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:001828].
Pachistopelma rufonigrum Peters, 2003: 244, f. 982 (f).
Avicularia recifiensis Schmidt, 2003l: 202, f. 581-582 (mf).
Pachistopelma rufonigrum Peters, 2005a: 8, f. 3 (f).
Pachistopelma rufonigrum Bertani, 2012: 29, f. 29-45, 58-60, 67, 76-78 (mf, S).
Pachistopelma rufonigrum Cavallo & Ferretti, 2015: 882 (S).
References

Bertani, R. (2012). Revision, cladistic analysis and biogeography of Typhochlaena C. L. Koch, 1859, Pachistopelma Pocock, 1901 and Iridopelma Pocock, 1901 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Aviculariinae). ZooKeys 230: 1-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Cavallo, P. & Ferretti, N. E. (2015). The first Hapalotremus Simon, 1903 (Araneae: Theraphosidae) from Argentina: description and natural history of Hapalotremus martinorum sp. nov.. Journal of Natural History 49(15-16): 873-887. doi:10.1080/00222933.2014.953226 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1929c). Aranhas do Pernambuco, colhidas por D. Bento Pickel. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 1: 91-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1933c). A new theraphosid from Pernambuco and another, uncommon from Argentina. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 37: 171-173. 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

Peters, H.-J. (2005a). Innereien. Tarantulas of the World 110: 7-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1901c). Some new and old genera of S.-American Avicularidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 8(48): 540-555. doi:10.1080/03745480109443359 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Struchen, R. & Brändle, D. (1996). Eine neue Avicularia-Art aus Pernambuco, Brasiien Avicularia recifiensis sp. n. (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Aviculariinae). Arachnologisches Magazin 4(2): 1-9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-07-08 New taxonomic reference entry Cavallo & Ferretti, 2015 n/a
2015-07-08 Species synonymy Cavallo & Ferretti, 2015 Pachistopelma scintillans synonymized with Pachistopelma rufonigrum