Taxon details

Metatrachelas macrochelis (Wunderlich, 1992)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-01-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Azores, Canary Is., Spain, Algeria
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany; m (37153) (Bosselaers et al., 2009)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); 2m 2f (60625, 60625a)
  • Paratype: Departamento de Zoología de la Universidad de La Laguna (DZUL), Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain; 1m 2f (24656) (Reboleira et al., 2012)
Taxonomic references
Trachelas macrochelis Wunderlich, 1992a: 474, f. 733-739 (Dmf).
Trachelas macrochelis Bosselaers et al., 2009: 26, f. 28-33 (mf).
Metatrachelas macrochelis Bosselaers & Bosmans, 2010: 49 (Tmf from Trachelas).
Metatrachelas macrochelis Wunderlich, 2012a: 20, f. 5-10 (mf).

Bosselaers, J., Urones, C., Barrientos, J. A. & Alberdi, J. M. (2009). On the Mediterranean species of Trachelinae (Araneae, Corinnidae) with a revision of Trachelas L. Koch 1872 on the Iberian Peninsula. Journal of Arachnology 37(1): 15-38. doi:10.1636/a08-33.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bosselaers, J. & Bosmans, R. (2010). Studies in Corinnidae (Araneae): a new Paratrachelas Kovblyuk & Nadolny from Algeria, as well as the description of a new genus of Old World Trachelinae. Zootaxa 2612: 41-56. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.2612.1.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1992a). Die Spinnen-Fauna der Makaronesischen Inseln: Taxonomie, Ökologie, Biogeographie und Evolution. Beiträge zur Araneologie 1: 1-619. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2012a). Fifteen papers on extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 7: 1-246. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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