Taxon details

Psalmopoeus irminia Saager, 1994

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Venezuela, Guyana, Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Psalmopoeus irminia Saager, 1994: 59, f. 2-5, 6A, 7-11 (Dmf).
Psalmopoeus irminia Peters, 2000b: 90, f. 258-259 (mf).
Psalmopoeus irminia Peters, 2003: 275, f. 1101, 1103-1104 (mf).
Psalmopoeus irminia Schmidt, 2003l: 204, f. 600-602 (mf).
Psalmopoeus irminia Schmidt, Bullmer & Thierer-Lutz, 2006: 8, f. 11, 13 (mf).
Psalmopoeus irminia Mendoza, 2014b: 734, f. 17 (m).
Psalmopoeus irminia Bertani et al., 2016: 1, f. 3-5 (f).
Psalmopoeus irminia Cifuentes & Perafán, 2020: 109, f. 4.8C (f).

Bertani, R., de Sena Santos, A., Abegg, A. D., Roncolatto Ortiz, F. & de Freitas, M. A. (2016). First record of the genus Psalmopoeus (Araneae: Theraphosidae) in Brazil. Check List 12(2,1860): 1-4. doi:10.15560/12.2.1860 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Cifuentes, Y. & Perafán, C. (2020). Arboreal tarantulas and their allies: Aviculariinae and Psalmopoeinae. In: Pérez-Miles, F. (ed.) New World Tarantulas. Zoological Monographs, 6, pp. 93-119. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-48644-0_4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mendoza M., J. I. (2014b). Psalmopoeus victori, the first arboreal theraphosid spider described for Mexico (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Aviculariinae). Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 85: 728-735. doi:10.7550/rmb.44597 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

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

Saager, F. (1994). Psalmopoeus irminia sp. n., Beschreibung einer neuen Aviculariinae (Theraphosidae, Aviculariinae, genus Psalmopoeus) inclusive einem Vergleich mit Psalmopoeus cambridgei. Arthropoda 2: 59-71. 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., Bullmer, M. & Thierer-Lutz, M. (2006). Eine neue Psalmopoeus-Art aus Venezuela, Psalmopoeus langenbucheri sp. n. (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Aviculariinae). Tarantulas of the World 121/122: 3-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-12-20 New taxonomic reference entry Cifuentes & Perafán, 2020 n/a
2016-09-23 New taxonomic reference entry Bertani et al., 2016 n/a
2016-09-23 Species distribution update Bertani et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2014-11-19 New taxonomic reference entry Mendoza, 2014b n/a