The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: CYRTAUCHENIIDAE

Gen. Acontius Karsch, 1879 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00048]

N.B.: transferred here from the Ctenizidae and considered a senior synonym of Aporoptychus Simon, 1886 by Raven, 1985a: 131.

Transferred to other genera:
A. decoratus (Lessert, 1938) -- see Ancylotrypa.

m aculeatus (Simon, 1903)....................Equatorial Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000399]
Aporoptychus a. Simon, 1903e: 65 (Dm).

mf africanus (Simon, 1889)....................West Africa, Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000400]
Aporoptychus a. Simon, 1889h: 405 (Dmf).

f australis (Simon, 1886)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000401]
Aporoptychus a. Simon, 1886c: 572 (Df).
Aporoptychus a. Simon, 1892a: 98, f. 97, 100.
Aporoptychus a. Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1962b: 72, pl. III, f. 1 (f).

f hartmanni Karsch, 1879 *....................West Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000402]
A. h. Karsch, 1879i: 64 (Df).
A. h. Raven, 1985a: 131, f. 206-212 (f).

f humiliceps (Simon, 1907)....................Bioko [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000403]
Aporoptychus h. Simon, 1907d: 219 (Df).

f lamottei (Dresco, 1972)....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000404]
Aporoptychus l. Dresco, 1972: 545, f. 1-3 (Df).

m lawrencei (Roewer, 1953)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000405]
Aporoptychus l. Roewer, 1953b: 40, f. 13A-H (Dm).

m lesserti (Roewer, 1953)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000406]
Aporoptychus l. Roewer, 1953b: 38, f. 12A-K (Dm).

m machadoi (Lessert, 1938)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000407]
Aporoptychus m. Lessert, 1938: 428, f. 6 (Dm).

m stercoricola (Denis, 1955)....................Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:000408]
Aporoptychus s. Denis, 1955c: 1025, f. 1-4 (Dm).