Taxon details

Kryptochroma macrostyla (Mello-Leitão, 1929)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2021-11-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (11467) (Machado et al., 2021)
Taxonomic references
Stephanopis macrostyla Mello-Leitão, 1929d: 61, f. 145 (Dm).
Kryptochroma macrostyla Machado et al., 2021: 37, f. 6A-F, 20C (m, T from Stephanopis).

Machado, M., Viecelli, R., Guzati, C., Grismado, C. J. & Teixeira, R. A. (2021). Kryptochroma: a new genus of bark-dwelling crab spiders (Araneae, Thomisidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 778: 26-70, 136-137. [incl. Corrigendum 10.5852/ejt.2021.778.1573] doi:10.5852/ejt.2021.778.1565 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1929d). Aphantochilidas e Thomisidas do Brasil. Arquivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 31: 9-359. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-11-11 New taxonomic reference entry Machado et al., 2021 n/a
2021-11-11 Species transferred to new genus Machado et al., 2021 Species transferred from Stephanopis to Kryptochroma