Familia: Theraphosidae Subfamilia: Theraphosinae Genus: Brachypelma Species: B. smithi. Name[edit]. Brachypelma smithi (F. O. P.-Cambridge, ). Familia: Theraphosidae Genera crustaceorum et insectorum secundum ordinem naturalem in familias disposita, iconibus exemplisque. Familia: Theraphosidae On the Brazilian Amazonian species of Acanthoscurria (Araneae: Theraphosidae) Zoologia (Curitiba) 31(1):

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Pachistopelma rufonigrum – Familia Theraphosidae Aranha-das-bromelias

The names Pterinopelma tigrinum Pocock, and Ischnocolus alticeps Keyserling,formerly belonging to Aviculariawere considered as nomina dubia Fukushima et al.

During the day, the specimens remain inside their retreats while during the night they emerge to catch their prey Stradling Theraphosidae with description of a new genus and five new species from the Western Ghats. Eye tubercle distinct, raised or slightly raised, wider than long.

Coxae, labium, sternum and maxillae darker than ventral femora. Map showing records of Avicularia variegata F. Spermathecae not-twisted except Avicularia hirschii with walls lacking projections or lobes except Avicularia taunayi Figs 21— Therapnosidae new genera are erected to accommodate former Avicularia species: Color pattern Figs — In that description, Linnaeus cited his own previous work Linnaeusas well as ClusiusLaetPiso and MarcgraveWormOlearius fmilia Merian DNA Library of Life.

Abdomen dorsum is bald.

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Sigilla anterior not evident, middle fusiform, posterior ellipsoidal, one to 1. However, Raven did not analyze all the Eurypelma species transferred, only the type species of the genus. Brazil, known only from type locality Fig. However, as there is no holotype and the description does not allow for a precise identification and characterization of the species, the name Avicularia aurantiaca Bauer, is considered, herein, as nomen dubium.


Type II setae of Avicularia species is stouter than the slender setae of theraphosines, preventing them from being carried by the air Bertani and Marques Fovea deep or shallow, slightly recurve most species or straight.

Despite females of Pachistopelma spp. Koch, ; Mygale caesia C.

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Urticating setae type II in Aviculariinae. Bokermann; 39—40, 42—43 R. Avicularia avicularia Linnaeus,spermathecae variation.

Avicularia canceridea Latreille, ; Avicularia blondii Latreille, ; and Avicularia fasciata Latreille, The characters that were splited are: Kochtheraphosifae pattern characteristic of juveniles from many aviculariines. Palpal femora, scopula on retrolateral face, occurrence: Tibiae II lacking apophysis.

Koch, nomen dubium ; Avicularia holmbergi Thorell, nomen dubium ; Ischnocolus doleschalli Ausserer, nomen dubium ; Avicularia rapax Ausserer nomen dubium theraohosidae Avicularia ochracea Perty, nomen dubium ; and Avicularia walckenaerii Perty, nomen dubium.

Inafter a study of all Avicularia species from Uruguay, Avicularia anthracina C. Posterior eye row slightly recurve.

The author reported that retreats were found in different situations on vegetation and in human constructions.

Arrow indicates point of abrupt narrowing. Theeaphosidae scientific names dedicated to people were analyzed in the articles of original descriptions, as well as subsequent emendations.

Map showing records of Caribena gen. Femora IV without retrolateral scopulae. Additionally, males have a sharp spiniform process in the retrolateral lobe of cymbium Fig. Pickard-Cambridge, to species status, resulting in Avicularia variegata F. If on one hand this variation provides more information for cladistic analysis, on the other hand sometimes is difficult to establish limits for the states.


Males have same abdominal pattern as females but reddish brown spots of short body setae are ill-defined Fig. Figs 19—1013theraphosixae192021—2728—3536—4344—49505152—5354—5758—6566—7374—75767778—7980—8788—899091—9293——, ————, —————— thrraphosidae, ——, ———————, —, ——, —— Males of Avicularia merianae sp.

Two color forms are known, one with specimens having leg and palp hairs in bright red and the other with specimens with darker hairs on legs and palps. Females of Magnacarina gen. Despite many searches, we did not find any other specimen from Panama or Costa Rica theraphosidar other arachnological collections, indicating Avicularia is a rare genus in southern Central America.

When mature, they lose this pattern. Aigken [ sic ] Aitken1 male, 1 immature male, Gertsch det. In males, the distribution pattern is homogeneous, with long guard-setae spread all over the dorsal abdomen. Euathlus affinis Nicolet, comb. As stated by F. Furthermore, it has the overall metallic green color exhibited by young and small specimens of Avicularia purpurea.

There are species in which prominence is well-developed state 2with a deep groove, as seen in Avicularia variegata stat.