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

Family: BARYCHELIDAE

FAM. BARYCHELIDAE Simon, 1889m: 192 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spiderfam:0009]

Last updated May 13, 2014

N.B.: Raven (1994: 333) considered the Trichopelmatinae to belong to the Theraphosidae rather than here, but has not yet provided the phylogenetic argument for this change.

Transferred to other families:
Acanthogonatus Karsch, 1880 -- see Nemesiidae.
Agersborgia Strand, 1936 -- see Pycnothele under Nemesiidae.
Androthelopsis Mello-Leitão, 1933 -- see Pycnothele under Nemesiidae.
Brachionopus Pocock, 1897 -- see Theraphosidae.
Cenobiopelma Mello-Leitão & Arle, 1934 -- see Oligoxystre under Theraphosidae.
Chaco Tullgren, 1905 -- see Nemesiidae.
Chubutia Mello-Leitão, 1940 -- see Acanthogonatus under Nemesiidae.
Diplothelopsis Tullgren, 1905 -- see Nemesiidae.
Dolichothele Mello-Leitão, 1923 -- see Hapalotremus under Theraphosidae.
Euthycaelus Simon, 1889 -- see Theraphosidae.
Goniodontium Mello-Leitão, 1923 -- see Hapalotremus under Theraphosidae.
Harpactirella Purcell, 1902 -- see Theraphosidae.
Idiothele Hewitt, 1919 -- see Theraphosidae.
Leptopelma Ausserer, 1871 -- see Nemesia under Nemesiidae.
Luphocemus Denis, 1960 -- see Harpactirella under Theraphosidae.
Neostothis Vellard, 1925 -- see Nemesiidae.
Parachubutia Mello-Leitão, 1940 -- see Lycinus under Nemesiidae.
Psalistopoides Mello-Leitão, 1933 -- see Nemesiidae.
Zophopelma Benoit, 1965 -- see Euphrictus under Theraphosidae.

In synonymy:
Acropholius Simon, 1902 = Tigidia Simon, 1892 (Raven, 1985a: 112).
Aphantopelma Simon, 1903 = Thalerommata Ausserer, 1875 (Raven, 1985a: 149).
Atrophonysia Benoit & Legendre, 1968 = Idioctis L. Koch, 1874 (Raven, 1985a: 113).
Cestotrema Simon, 1902 = Tigidia Simon, 1892 (Raven, 1985a: 113).
Chrysopelma Roewer, 1963 = Sason Simon, 1887 (Raven, 1985a: 113).
Cyclopelma Benoit, 1965 = Sipalolasma Simon, 1892 (Raven, 1985a: 151).
Epipedesis Simon, 1889 = Psalistops Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 152).
Forsythula Pocock, 1903 = Tigidia Simon, 1892 (Benoit, 1965d: 28, sub Acropholius).
Hapalopinus Simon, 1903 = Trichopelma Simon, 1888 (Raven, 1985a: 153).
Homoeoplacis Simon, 1892 = Strophaeus Ausserer, 1875 (Raven, 1985a: 154).
Lampropodus Rainbow & Pulleine, 1918 = Idiommata Ausserer, 1871 (Main, 1985b: 13; Raven, 1985a: 155).
Leptofischelia Strand, 1929 = Trichopelma Simon, 1888 (Raven, 1985a: 155).
Merothele Petrunkevitch, 1925 = Trichopelma Simon, 1888 (Raven, 1985a: 156).
Nossibea Strand, 1907 = Tigidia Simon, 1892 (Raven, 1985a: 113).
Obaerarius Petrunkevitch, 1926 = Trichopelma Simon, 1888 (Raven, 1985a: 157).
Pisenorina Benoit, 1966 = Cyphonisia Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 157).
Pisenorodes Pocock, 1898 (removed from S of Pisenor) = Cyphonisia Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 112).
Stothis Simon, 1889 = Trichopelma Simon, 1888 (Raven, 1985a: 159).
Tructicus Strand, 1907 = Tigidia Simon, 1892 (Benoit, 1965d: 28, sub Acropholius).
Urothele Tullgren, 1910 = Pisenor Simon, 1889 (Raven, 1985a: 112).
Zygopelma Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938 = Thalerommata Ausserer, 1875 (Raven, 1985a: 160).

Nomina dubia:
Bistrigus Franganillo, 1930: 7, type B. muticus Franganillo, 1930: 7, Cuba -- Raven, 1985a: 145.
Dimazion Franganillo, 1926, type D. fulvus Franganillo, 1926a: 43, m, Cuba -- Raven, 1985a: 145.

Homonym replaced:
Rhianus Thorell, 1890 -- see Rhianodes.

Genera:

Ammonius
Atrophothele
Aurecocrypta
Barycheloides
Barychelus
Cosmopelma
Cyphonisia
Cyrtogrammomma
Diplothele
Encyocrypta
Eubrachycercus
Fijocrypta
Idioctis
Idiommata
Idiophthalma
Mandjelia
Monodontium
Moruga
Natgeogia
Neodiplothele
Nihoa
Orstom
Ozicrypta
Paracenobiopelma
Pisenor
Plagiobothrus
Psalistops
Questocrypta
Reichlingia
Rhianodes
Sason
Sasonichus
Seqocrypta
Sipalolasma
Strophaeus
Synothele
Thalerommata
Tigidia
Trichopelma
Trittame
Troglothele
Tungari
Zophorame
Zophoryctes