Taxon details

Euoplos grandis Wilson & Rix, 2019

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-07-12
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland)
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Queensland Museum, Brisbane (QMB), Australia; m (S81000) (Rix et al., 2019)
  • Paratype: Queensland Museum, Brisbane (QMB), Australia; 1m 3f (S109001, S109002, S8730, S3161) (Rix et al., 2019)
Taxonomic references
Euoplos grandis Wilson & Rix, in Rix et al., 2019: 290, f. 1a-b, 8a-i, 9a-c, 10a-j (Dmf).
Euoplos grandis Wilson & Rix, 2021: 523, f. 28-41 (mf).

Rix, M. G., Wilson, J. D., Rix, A. G., Wojcieszek, A. M., Huey, J. A. & Harvey, M. S. (2019). Population demography and biology of a new species of giant spiny trapdoor spider (Araneae: Idiopidae: Euoplos) from inland Queensland: developing a ‘slow science’ study system to address a conservation crisis. Austral Entomology 58(2): 282-297. doi:10.1111/aen.12367 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wilson, J. D. & Rix, M. G. (2021). Systematics of the Australian golden trapdoor spiders of the Euoplos variabilis-group (Mygalomorphae: Idiopidae: Euoplini): parapatry and sympatry between closely related species in subtropical Queensland. Invertebrate Systematics 35(5): 514-541. doi:10.1071/IS20055 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-07-12 New taxonomic reference entry Wilson & Rix, 2021 n/a
2019-05-17 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2019 n/a
2019-05-17 New species inserted Rix et al., 2019 n/a