Taxon details

Xenesthis intermedia Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1945

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-12-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Venezuela
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales (MACN) “Bernardino Rivadavia”, Buenos Aires, Argentina; f (841) (lost) (Galiano & Maury, 1979)
  • Neotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (1912.8.1.1) (Sherwood et al., 2023j)
Taxonomic references
Xenesthis intermedius Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1945: 188, pl. XIV (Df).
Xenesthis intermedia Sherwood et al., 2023j: 519, f. 11A-F, 12A-C, 13-15 (Dmf).

Schiapelli, R. D. & Gerschman, B. S. (1945). Parte descriptiva. In: Vellard, J., R. D. Schiapelli & B. S. Gerschman (eds.) Arañas sudamericanas colleccionadas por el Doctor J. Vellard. I. Theraphosidae nuevas o poco conocidas. Acta Zoologica Lilloana 3, 165-213. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sherwood, D., Gabriel, R., Peñaherrera-R., P., Brescovit, A. D. & Lucas, S. M. (2023j). On the tarantula genus Xenesthis Simon, 1891, with description of a new species from Venezuela (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Taxonomy 3: 509-527. doi:10.3390/taxonomy3040029 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-12-01 New taxonomic reference entry Sherwood et al., 2023j n/a
2023-12-01 First description of male Sherwood et al., 2023j n/a (Old value)