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

Family: CTENIDAE

Gen. Cupiennius Simon, 1891 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01786]

Transferred to other genera:
C. argentinus (Holmberg, 1881) -- see Ancylometes.
C. diplocellatus Mello-Leitão, 1936 -- see Ancylometes.

In synonymy:
C. ahrensi Schmidt, 1961 (T from Ancylometes, contra Lucas, 1964) = C. salei (Keyserling, 1877) (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 346).
C. anclatus (Franganillo, 1931, T from Ctenus) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Alayón, 2002c: 138).
C. arboreus Franganillo, 1935 = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 350).
C. costaericae Strand, 1910 = C. coccineus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 343).
C. cuminamensis (Mello-Leitão, 1930, T from Ctenus) = C. bimaculatus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Brescovit & Eickstedt, 1995: 642, sub C. celerrimus).
C. dolomedes (Chamberlin, 1925, T from Ctenus) = C. granadensis (Keyserling, 1877) (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 352).
C. exterritorialis Strand, 1910 = C. coccineus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 343).
C. gigas (Franganillo, 1931, T from Ctenus) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Alayón, 2002c: 138).
C. griseus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 = C. getazi Simon, 1891 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 341).
C. guatemalicus Strand, 1910 = C. foliatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 355).
C. harzi Schmidt, 1964 = C. foliatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 355).
C. impressus (Franganillo, 1930, T from Ctenus) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Alayón, 2002c: 138).
C. medius Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936 = C. granadensis (Keyserling, 1877) (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 352).
C. minimus Banks, 1909 = C. foliatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 355).
C. obscurus Bryant, 1940 = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 350).
C. panamensis Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985 = C. valentinei (Petrunkevitch, 1925) (Höfer & Brescovit, 2000: 354).
C. pediculatus (Franganillo, 1946, T from Ctenus) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Alayón, 2002c: 138).
C. pilosus (Franganillo, 1930) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 350).
C. subfoliatus Strand, 1910 = C. foliatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901 (Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 355).
C. variabilis (Franganillo, 1931, T from Ctenus) = C. cubae Strand, 1909 (Alayón, 2002c: 138).

mf bimaculatus (Taczanowski, 1874)....................Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Guyana, Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039416]
Ctenus bimaculatus Taczanowski, 1874: 92 (Dj).
C. celerrimus Simon, 1891a: 111 (Df).
Ctenus cuminamensis Mello-Leitão, 1930b: 64, f. 24-25 (Df).
Ctenus cuminamensis Mello-Leitão, 1936a: 7, pl. 1, f. 5 (f).
C. celerrimus Brescovit & Eickstedt, 1995: 642, f. 1-6 (mf, S).
C. celerrimus Barth & Cordes, 1998: 137, f. 14, 20, 28 (mf).
Ancylometes rufus Höfer & Brescovit, 2000: 337 (S, rejected).
C. b. Brescovit & Polotow, 2005: 771 (removed from S of Ancylometes rufus, Smf).
C. celerrimus Barth & Cordes, 2008: 226, f. 8b, 14, 22 (mf).

mf chiapanensis Medina, 2006....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040171]
C. c. Medina, 2006: 136, f. 1-7 (Dmf).

mf coccineus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901....................Costa Rica to Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020735]
C. c. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 307, pl. 29, f. 18 (Df).
C. exterritorialis Strand, 1909h: 295 (Dm).
C. costaericae Strand, 1909i: 424 (Df).
C. c. Schmidt, 1964: 121, f. 2 (f).
C. c. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 343, f. 11-15, 41b, 42b (mf, S).
C. c. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 136, f. 7, 14, 16, 24 (mf).
C. c. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 225, f. 2, 8a, 10, 18 (mf).

mf cubae Strand, 1909....................Cuba, Costa Rica to Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020736]
C. c. Strand, 1909i: 424 (Df).
Ctenus impressus Franganillo, 1930: 33 (Dm).
Ctenus anclatus Franganillo, 1931: 287 (Df).
Ctenus gigas Franganillo, 1931: 287 (Df).
Ctenus variabilis Franganillo, 1931: 287 (Df).
C. arboreus Franganillo, 1935: 27, f. 8-11 (Dmf).
C. arboreus Franganillo, 1936c: 100, f. 52-54 (f).
C. pilosus Franganillo, 1935: 28 (D).
C. obscurus Bryant, 1940: 384, f. 136, 161 (Dmf).
Ctenus pediculatus Franganillo, 1946: 99, f. 4c (Dmf).
Ctenus gigas Franganillo, 1946: 100 (Dm).
C. c. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 350, f. 21-25, 41f, 42f (mf, S).
C. c. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 136, f. 9, 14, 18, 26 (mf).
C. c. Alayón, 2002c: 138 (S).
C. c. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 225, f. 4, 8b, 12, 20 (mf).

mf foliatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901....................Costa Rica, Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020737]
C. f. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 307, pl. 30, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
C. minimus Banks, 1909a: 215, pl. 6, f. 27 (Df).
C. subfoliatus Strand, 1909h: 293 (Dm).
C. guatemalicus Strand, 1910e: 14 (Df).
C. harzi Schmidt, 1964: 121, f. 1 (Df).
C. f. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 355, f. 31-35, 41d, 42d (mf, S).
C. f. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 137, f. 14, 22, 31 (mf).
C. f. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 226, f. 8a, 16, 25 (mf).

mf getazi Simon, 1891 *....................Costa Rica, Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020738]
C. g. Simon, 1891a: 110 (Df).
C. griseus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 307 (Df).
C. g. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 341, f. 3-4, 6-10, 41c, 42c (mf, S).
C. g. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 136, f. 8, 14, 17, 25 (mf).
C. g. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 225, f. 3, 8a, 11, 19 (mf).

mf granadensis (Keyserling, 1877)....................Costa Rica to Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020739]
Ctenus g. Keyserling, 1877a: 682, pl. 8, f. 51-52 (Df).
C. g. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 479.
Ctenus dolomedes Chamberlin, 1925d: 219 (Dm).
C. medius Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 14, pl. 2, f. 13-14 (Dm).
Ancylometes g. Lucas, 1964: 133 (Tf from Cupiennius, rejected).
C. g. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 352, f. 26-30, 41e, 42e (Tmf from Ancylometes, S).
C. g. Brescovit & Eickstedt, 1995: 642, f. 7-8 (m).
C. g. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 137, f. 14, 19, 27 (mf).
C. g. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 226, f. 8b, 13, 21 (mf).

mf remedius Barth & Cordes, 1998....................Guatemala [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020741]
C. r. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 134, f. 3-5, 14, 22, 30 (Dmf).
C. r. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 226, f. 8a, 16, 24 (mf).

mf salei (Keyserling, 1877)....................Mexico, Central America, Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020742]
Ctenus s. Keyserling, 1877a: 685, pl. 2, f. 53 (Dmf).
Phoneutria oculifera Karsch, 1879a: 350, f. 2 (Df).
Ctenus oculatus Simon, 1891a: 110 (Df).
Ctenus mordicus O. P.-Cambridge, 1892b: 100, pl. 13, f. 6-7 (Dmf).
C. sallei F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1901a: 306, pl. 29, f. 16-17 (mf).
C. sallei Bryant, 1948b: 402, f. 95 (f).
C. ahrensi Schmidt, 1961: 58, 4 figs. (Df).
C. s. Melchers, 1963: 18, f. 7-9, 14-15 (mf).
Ancylometes ahrensi Lucas, 1964: 134 (Tf from Cupiennius, rejected).
C. s. Tyschchenko, 1971: 13, f. 19-22 (mf).
C. s. Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 346, f. 5, 16-20, 41a, 42a (mf, S).
C. s. Barth & Cordes, 1998: 136, f. 6, 14-15, 23 (mf).
C. s. Barth & Cordes, 2008: 225, f. 1, 8a, 9, 17 (mf).

mf valentinei (Petrunkevitch, 1925)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:019519]
Ancylometes v. Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 162, f. 83-85 (Dmf).
C. panamensis Lachmuth, Grasshoff & Barth, 1985: 358, f. 36-40, 41g, 42g (Dmf).
C. panamensis Barth & Cordes, 1998: 136, f. 12, 14, 21, 29 (mf).
C. v. Höfer & Brescovit, 2000: 354 (Tmf from Ancylometes, S).
C. panamensis Barth & Cordes, 2008: 226, f. 7, 8b, 15, 23 (mf).

mf vodou Brescovit & Polotow, 2005....................Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040172]
C. v. Brescovit & Polotow, 2005: 772, f. 1-7 (Dmf).