Taxon details

Pozonia nigroventris (Bryant, 1936)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-02-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico to Panama, Cuba, Jamaica
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  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Kaira granadensis Mello-Leitão, 1941, (01814); 1 j (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Wixia nigroventris Bryant, 1936b: 329, pl. 23, f. 10 (Dj).
Wixia nigriventris Bryant, 1940: 346, f. 113 (Dm).
Pozonia nigroventris Levi, 1993b: 62, f. 15-26 (Tj from Wixia, Dmf).
Pozonia nigroventris Levi, 2002: 557, f. 284-286 (m).
Pozonia nigroventris Estrada-Alvarez, 2015: 54, f. 20-23 (f).

Bryant, E. B. (1936b). Descriptions of some new species of Cuban spiders. Memorias de la Sociedad Cubana de Historia Natural "Felipe Poey" 10: 325-332. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bryant, E. B. (1940). Cuban spiders in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 86: 247-532. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Estrada-Alvarez, J. C. (2015). Nueva especie de Pozonia Schenkel (Araneae: Araneidae) de México. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 27: 51-54. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1993b). The Neotropical orb-weaving spiders of the genera Wixia, Pozonia, and Ocrepeira (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 153: 47-141. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (2002). Keys to the genera of araneid orbweavers (Araneae, Araneidae) of the Americas. Journal of Arachnology 30: 527-562. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2016-02-15 New taxonomic reference entry Estrada-Alvarez, 2015 n/a