Taxon details

Acanthoscurria melanotheria Mello-Leitão, 1923

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-08-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Acanthoscurria melanotheria Mello-Leitão, 1923, (01398); 1 f (probably destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Acanthoscurria melanotheria Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 310 (Df).
Acanthoscurria melanotheria Gonzalez-Filho et al., 2012: 10 (species inquirenda, taken as nomen dubium by Platnick).

Gonzalez-Filho, H. M. O., Lucas, S. M., Paula, F. dos S., Indicatti, R. P. & Brescovit, A. D. (2012). On the taxonomy of Acanthoscurria Ausserer from southeastern Brazil with data on the natural history of A. gomesiana Mello-Leitão (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae). International Journal of Zoology 721793: 1-11. doi:10.1155/2012/721793 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1923a). Theraphosideas do Brasil. Revista do Museu Paulista 13: 1-438. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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