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

Family: PISAURIDAE

Gen. Chiasmopes Pavesi, 1883 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01701]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Spencerella Pocock, 1898 by Blandin, 1974a: 311.

In synonymy:
C. sexmaculatus (Lessert, 1916) = C. lineatus (Pocock, 1898) (Blandin, 1977c: 544).

Nomen dubium:
C. comatus Pavesi, 1883: 79 (mf, Ethiopia) * -- Blandin, 1977c: 544 (N.B.: type species; lectotype is juvenile).

f hystrix (Berland, 1922)....................Ethiopia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019551]
Maypacius h. Berland, 1922: 77, f. 20 (Df).
Spencerella h. Roewer, 1955c: 123.
C. h. Blandin, 1974a: 314, f. 10 (f).
C. h. Blandin, 1977c: 545, f. 9 (f).

mf lineatus (Pocock, 1898)....................Central, East, Southern Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019552]
Spencerella lineata Pocock, 1898c: 215, pl. 8, f. 17 (Dm).
Spencerella lineata Pocock, 1902a: 17, pl. 3, f. 5.
Spencerella lineata Lessert, 1916: 572, f. 7-10 (m, Df).
Spencerella lineata sexmaculata Lessert, 1916: 575 (Df).
Spencerella lineata Lawrence, 1938a: 514, f. 34 (f).
Spencerella sexmaculata Roewer, 1955b: 162, f. 67a-e (mf, elevated from subspecies of C. lineatus).
C. l. Blandin, 1977c: 544, f. 1-3, 5-7, 29 (mf, S).

f namaquensis (Roewer, 1955)....................Namibia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019553]
Spencerella n. Roewer, 1955b: 166, f. 68a-c (Df).
C. n. Blandin, 1977c: 545, f. 4, 8 (f).

mf signatus (Pocock, 1902)....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019554]
Spencerella signata Pocock, 1902a: 17, pl. 3, f. 4 (Df).
C. s. Blandin, 1974a: 314, f. 9, 15 (f, Dm).