Taxon details

Proshapalopus amazonicus Bertani, 2001

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Pamphobeteus anomalus Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 343 (Dm).
Eupalaestrus anomalus Lucas, Silva & Bertani, 1993: 245 (Tm from Pamphobeteus).
Proshapalopus amazonicus Bertani, 2001: 287, f. 62-65, 175 (replacement name for P. a. Mello-Leitão, 1923, preoccupied, Tm from Eupalaestrus, Df).
Proshapalopus amazonicus Peters, 2003: 272, f. 1087, 1090-1091 (mf).
Proshapalopus amazonicus Schmidt, 2003l: 184, f. 474-476 (mf).
Proshapalopus amazonicus Schmidt, 2007c: 100, f. 5 (f).

Bertani, R. (2001). Revision, cladistic analysis, and zoogeography of Vitalius, Nhandu, and Proshapalopus; with notes on other theraphosine genera (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Arquivos de Zoologia 36: 265-356. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lucas, S., Silva Jr., P. I. da & Bertani, R. (1993). Vitalius a new genus of the subfamily Theraphosinae Thorell, 1870 from Brazil (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Spixiana 16: 241-245. 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

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

Schmidt, G. (2007c). Zur Kenntnis der Theraphosinae-Weibchen mit verdickter Tibia IV. Spixiana 30: 99-101. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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