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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Citharacanthus Pocock, 1901 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00206]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Plesiopelma Pocock, 1901 by Raven, 1985a: 157 but that synonymy rejected by Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 55.

Transferred to other genera:
C. crinirufus Valerio, 1980 -- see Aphonopelma.
C. imperatrix (Piza, 1976) -- see Plesiopelma.
C. sclerothrix Valerio, 1980 -- see Aphonopelma.

In synonymy:
C. cubanus (Franganillo, 1930) = C. spinicrus (Latreille, 1819) (Franganillo, 1934: 148, sub Demotarbus).

mf alayoni Rudloff, 1995....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001913]
C. a. Rudloff, 1995d: 14, f. 8-14 (Df).
C. a. Rudloff, 1998: 1, f. 9-10 (Dm).
C. a. Peters, 2000a: 97, f. 314-315 (m).
C. a. Schmidt, 2003l: 154, f. 287-291 (mf).
C. a. Peters, 2003: 142, f. 566-567, 571 (mf).

f alvarezi Estrada-Alvarez, Guadarrama Martínez, 2013....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046239]
C. a. Estrada-Alvarez, Guadarrama Martínez, 2013: 64, f. 1-6 (Df).

mf cyaneus (Rudloff, 1994)....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001914]
Cyrtopholis c. Rudloff, 1994a: 44, f. 5-10 (Dmf).
Cyrtopholis c. Rudloff, 1994b: 10, f. 5-10 (mf).
C. c. Rudloff, 1995c: 12, f. 2-7 (Tmf from Cyrtopholis).
C. c. Rudloff, 1998: 1, f. 7-8 (m).
C. c. Peters, 2000a: 98, f. 319-320 (m).
C. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 154, f. 292-294 (f).
C. c. Peters, 2003: 142, f. 572-574 (mf).

mf livingstoni Schmidt & Weinmann, 1996....................Guatemala [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001915]
C. l. Schmidt & Weinmann, 1996: 2, f. 1-11 (Dmf).
C. l. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 163-167 (mf).
C. l. Peters, 2000a: 99, f. 324 (f).
C. l. Schmidt, 2003l: 135, f. 182-186 (mf).
C. l. Peters, 2003: 144, f. 578, 581-583 (mf).

mf longipes (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897) *....................Mexico, Central America [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001916]
Eurypelma l. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897a: 21, pl. 1, f. 15 (Dmf).
C. l. Pocock, 1901c: 551.
C. l. Smith, 1986b: 51, f. 35h (m).
C. l. Smith, 1987d: 51, f. 35h (m).
C. l. Smith, 1995: 178, f. 981-1001 (mf).
C. l. Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 46, f. 11 (m).
C. l. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 162 (m).
C. l. Peters, 2000a: 100, f. 328 (m).
C. l. Schmidt, 2003l: 135, f. 181 (m).
C. l. Peters, 2003: 146, f. 586 (m).

mf meermani Reichling & West, 2000....................Belize [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:036945]
C. m. Reichling & West, 2000: 128, f. 1A-D, 2 (Dmf).
C. m. Schmidt, 2003l: 155, f. 295-297 (mf).

m niger Franganillo, 1931....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001917]
C. longipes n. Franganillo, 1931: 170 (Dm).
C. n. Rudloff, 1998: 1, f. 1-6 (m, elevated from subspecies).

f sargi (Strand, 1907)....................Guatemala [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001918]
Cyrtopholis s. Strand, 1907l: 26 (Df).
C. s. Rudloff, 1998: 5 (Tf from Cyrtopholis).

mf spinicrus (Latreille, 1819)....................Cuba, Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001919]
Mygale s. Latreille, 1819: 118 (D).
Mygale cubana Walckenaer, 1837: 213 (Dmf; considered a nomen dubium by Rudloff, 2008a: 3).
Mygale s. Lucas, 1857a: 73, pl. 4, f. 1 (Dmf).
Eurypelma s. Ausserer, 1871a: 215.
Xenestis cubana Franganillo, 1930: 8, f. 3 (Dmf; N.B.: omitted by Roewer).
Demotarbus cubanus Franganillo, 1931: 168, f. 5-9 (Tmf from Xenesthis).
Demotarbus s. Franganillo, 1934: 148, f. 1-4 (S).
Demotarbus cubanus Franganillo, 1936c: 34, f. 10-14 (m).
Citharacanthus s. Petrunkevitch, 1939a: 251.
Eurypelma s. Bryant, 1940: 261.
C. s. Smith, 1986b: 52, f. 37h (Tmf from Eurypelma=Avicularia).
C. s. Smith, 1987d: 52, f. 37h (m).
C. s. Schmidt, 1993d: 85, f. 194 (f).
C. s. Rudloff, 1998: 4 (considered a nomen dubium, but probably a senior S of one of Rudloff's names).
C. s. Schmidt, 2003l: 256, f. 2 (f).
C. s. Peters, 2003: 147, f. 593, 595-596 (mf).