Taxon details

Kiekie curvipes (Keyserling, 1881)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-12-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; f of Ctenus incolans (1901.3.3.142–143) (Polotow & Brescovit, 2018)
Taxonomic references
Microctenus curvipes Keyserling, 1881b: 579, pl. 16, f. 24 (Dm).
Ctenus curvipes Simon, 1897a: 107, f. 100 (m) [].
Ctenus curvipes F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897b: 75, pl. 3, f. 6d, 7e (m).
Ctenus incolans F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1900: 111, pl. 7, f. 35-36 (Df).
Ctenus curvipes Polotow & Brescovit, 2014: 352, f. 12C (m).
Kiekie curvipes Polotow & Brescovit, 2018: 358, f. 3C, 6A-C (mf, S of Ctenus incolans).

Keyserling, E. (1881b). Neue Spinnen aus Amerika. II. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 30: 547-582. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1897b). On cteniform spiders from the lower Amazons and other regions of North and South America, with a list of all known species of these groups hitherto recorded from the New World. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 19: 52-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1900). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 89-192. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Polotow, D. & Brescovit, A. D. (2014). Phylogenetic analysis of the tropical wolf spider subfamily Cteninae (Arachnida, Araneae, Ctenidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 170(2): 333-361. doi:10.1111/zoj.12101 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Polotow, D. & Brescovit, A. D. (2018). Kiekie, a new Neotropical spider genus of Ctenidae (Cteninae, Araneae). Zootaxa 4531(3): 353-373. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4531.3.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-192. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-12-13 Species distribution update Polotow & Brescovit, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2018-12-13 New taxonomic reference entry Polotow & Brescovit, 2018 n/a
2018-12-13 Species synonymy Polotow & Brescovit, 2018 Kiekie incolans synonymized with Kiekie curvipes
2018-12-13 Species transferred to new genus Polotow & Brescovit, 2018 Species transferred from Ctenus to Kiekie
2014-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Polotow & Brescovit, 2014 n/a