Taxon details

Rhomphaea paradoxa (Taczanowski, 1873)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: St. Vincent, Mexico to Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Argyrodes paradoxus Taczanowski, 1873: 121, pl. 5, f. 13 (Df).
Ariamnes paradoxus Keyserling, 1884a: 168, pl. 8, f. 103 (f).
Ariamnes spinicaudatus Keyserling, 1884a: 171, pl. 8, f. 104 (Dmf) [].
Rhomphaea paradoxa Simon, 1898i: 860.
Rhomphaea spinicauda Mello-Leitão, 1941c: 238 (T from Ariamnes).
Rhomphaea petrunkevitchi Mello-Leitão, 1945c: 171, f. 1 (Dm) [].
Argyrodes paradoxus Exline & Levi, 1962: 113, f. 23-25, 44-50 (mf, S of Argyrodes petrunkevitchi and A. spinicaudatus).
Rhomphaea paradoxa Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (T from Argyrodes).

Agnarsson, I. (2004). Morphological phylogeny of cobweb spiders and their relatives (Araneae, Araneoidea, Theridiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 141(4): 447-626. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2004.00120.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Exline, H. & Levi, H. W. (1962). American spiders of the genus Argyrodes (Araneae, Theridiidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 127: 75-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1884a). Die Spinnen Amerikas II. Theridiidae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 1, 1-222. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1941c). Aranhas do Paraná. Arquivos do Instituto Biológico, Sao Paolo 11: 235-257. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1945c). Some interesting new Brazilian spiders. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 36: 169-175. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898i). On the spiders of the island of St Vincent. III. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 65(4, 1897): 860-890. [published in April 1898, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1898.tb01390.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taczanowski, L. (1873). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 9: 113-150, 261-286. [pdf includes Taczanowski, 1872] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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