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

Family: TETRAGNATHIDAE

Gen. Alcimosphenus Simon, 1895 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01433]

N.B.: transferred to the Araneidae by Archer, 1951a: 12 but returned here by Levi, 2005c: 754.

Transferred to other genera:
A. rubripleurus Mello-Leitão, 1947 -- see Leucauge.

In synonymy:
A. bifurcatus Petrunkevitch, 1910 = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2005c: 754).
A. borinquenae Archer, 1965 = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2005c: 754).
A. montivagus (Archer, 1958, T from Mecynometa) = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2008b: 169).
A. rufoniger (Franganillo, 1930) = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2005c: 754).
A. rufoniger maculatus (Franganillo, 1930) = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2005c: 754).
A. torrei (Archer, 1958, T from Mecynometa) = A. licinus Simon, 1895 (Levi, 2008b: 169).

mf licinus Simon, 1895 *....................West Indies [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:014472]
A. l. Simon, 1895a: 931 (Df).
A. l. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901b: 332, pl. 7, f. 7 (f).
A. bifurcatus Petrunkevitch, 1910: 211, pl. 21, f. 8 (Dj).
A. l. Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 263, f. 115-116 (f).
A. bifurcatus Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 264, f. 117-118 (j).
Acusilas rufonigra Franganillo, 1930: 24 (Df).
Acusilas rufonigra maculata Franganillo, 1930: 24 (D; N.B.: omitted by Roewer and Brignoli).
A. rufoniger Franganillo, 1936c: 87, f. 42 (Tf from Acusilas).
Mecynometa torrei Archer, 1958: 5, f. 7, 11 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:013854].
Mecynometa montivaga Archer, 1958: 6, f. 8 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:013851].
A. bifurcatus Archer, 1958: 12, f. 29-30 (Df).
A. l. Archer, 1958: 13, f. 27-28 (f).
A. borinquenae Archer, 1965b: 131, f. 4-5 (Df).
A. l. Levi, 2005c: 754, f. 1-7 (f, S).
A. l. Levi, 2008b: 169, f. 19-24 (f, Sm).
A. l. Dierkens, 2010a: 36, f. 8-9 (f).