Taxon details

Wagneriana grandicornis Mello-Leitão, 1935

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: j
  • Last updated: 2020-04-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Costa Rica
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Wagneriana grandicornis Mello-Leitão, 1935, (41850); 1 j (survived the fire 2018)
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil; j (41850) (Cabra-García & Hormiga, 2020)
Taxonomic references
Wagneriana grandicornis Mello-Leitão, 1935a: 96, f. 6 (Dj).
Wagneriana grandicornis Cabra-García & Hormiga, 2020: 1107 (nomen dubium).

Cabra-García, J. & Hormiga, G. (2020). Exploring the impact of morphology, multiple sequence alignment and choice of optimality criteria in phylogenetic inference: a case study with the Neotropical orb-weaving spider genus Wagneriana (Araneae: Araneidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 188(4): 976-1151. doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlz088 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1935a). Three interesting new Brasilian spiders. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 39: 94-98. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-04-02 Taxon is nomen dubium Cabra-García & Hormiga, 2020 Wagneriana grandicornis Mello-Leitão, 1935 declared a nomen dubium
2020-04-02 New taxonomic reference entry Cabra-García & Hormiga, 2020 n/a
2020-04-02 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Wagneriana atuna Levi, 1991