Taxon details

Myrmecium dacetoniforme Mello-Leitão, 1932

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-02-09
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Myrmecium dacetoniforme Mello-Leitão, 1932, (14082); 1 f (survived the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Myrmecium dacetoniforme Mello-Leitão, 1932b: 158, f. 13-14 (Df).
Myrmecium dacetoniforme Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017: 56, f. 194-209 (Dmf).

Candiani, D. F. & Bonaldo, A. B. (2017). The superficial ant: a revision of the Neotropical ant-mimicking spider genus Myrmecium Latreille, 1824 (Araneae, Corinnidae, Castianeirinae). Zootaxa 4230(1): 1-95. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4230.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1932b). Notas sobre o genero Myrmecium. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 4: 149-160. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-02-09 New taxonomic reference entry Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017 n/a
2017-02-09 First description of male Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017 n/a (Old value)