Taxon details

Falconina melloi (Schenkel, 1953)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Venezuela
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); Falconia melloi Schenkel, 1953, 1 m (NMB-ARAN-02252 a)
Taxonomic references
Falconia melloi Schenkel, 1953a: 46, f. 40a-c (Dm).
Falconina melloi Brignoli, 1985a: 380.
Corinna melloi Müller & Heimer, 1988b: 155, f. 1-9 (m, Df).
Falconina melloi Bonaldo, 2000: 78, f. 211-214 (Tmf from Corinna).

Bonaldo, A. B. (2000). Taxonomia da subfamília Corinninae (Araneae, Corinnidae) nas regiões Neotropica e Neárctica. Iheringia, Série Zoologia 89: 3-148. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1985a). On some generic homonymies in spiders (Araneae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 6: 380. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Müller, H.-G. & Heimer, S. (1988b). Spiders from Colombia, report X. Redescription of Corinna melloi (Schenkel, 1953) (=Falconia) (Araneida: Clubionidae). Bulletin of the Zoological Museum of the University of Amsterdam 11: 153-156. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1953a). Bericht über einige Spinnentiere aus Venezuela. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 64: 1-57. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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