Taxon details

Thymoites melloleitaoni (Bristowe, 1938)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-06-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Brontosauriella melloleitaoni Bristowe, 1938c: 72, f. 8-13 (Dm).
Brontosauriella melloleitaoni Levi & Levi, 1962: 48, f. 131-132 (m).
Thymoites melloleitaoni Levi, 1964b: 461, f. 35-36 (m).
Thymoites melloleitaoni Rodrigues & Brescovit, 2015: 198, f. 47-48, 73-85 (m, Df).

Bristowe, W. S. (1938c). Some new termitophilous spiders from Brazil. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 2: 67-73. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. & Levi, L. R. (1962). The genera of the spider family Theridiidae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 127: 1-71. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1964b). The spider genus Thymoites in America (Araneae: Theridiidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 130: 445-471. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rodrigues, E. N. L. & Brescovit, A. D. (2015). On the spider genus Thymoites in the Neotropical Region (Araneae, Theridiidae): nine new species, complementary descriptions and new records. Zootaxa 3972(2): 181-207. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3972.2.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-06-16 New taxonomic reference entry Rodrigues & Brescovit, 2015 n/a
2015-06-16 First description of female Rodrigues & Brescovit, 2015 n/a (Old value)