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

Family: BARYCHELIDAE

Gen. Cyphonisia Simon, 1889 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00154]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Pisenorodes Pocock, 1898 and Pisenorina Benoit, 1966c: 214, type Pisenor maculatus Roewer, 1953 by Raven, 1985a: 112, as well as the correct position of all described species of Pisenor Simon, 1889 except its type species, P. notius Simon, 1888.

In synonymy:
C. limbata Strand, 1920 = C. obesa Simon, 1889 (Benoit, 1966c: 225).
C. tullgreni (Roewer, 1953, T from Pisenor) = C. maculata (Roewer, 1953) (Benoit, 1966c: 215, sub Pisenorina).

Nomen dubium:
C. kaesseri Strand, 1906h: 14 (m, Mozambique) -- Benoit, 1966c: 241.

f affinitata Strand, 1907....................East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001368]
C. a. Strand, 1907a: 552 (Df).
C. a. Strand, 1907f: 202 (Df).

f annulata Benoit, 1966....................Ghana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001369]
C. a. Benoit, 1966c: 224, f. 13-15 (Df).

mf itombwensis Benoit, 1966....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001370]
C. i. Benoit, 1966c: 226, f. 19-22 (Dmf).
C. i. Blandin, 1978c: 26, f. 8b (m).

mf kissi (Benoit, 1966)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001371]
Pisenor k. Benoit, 1966c: 234, f. 30-33 (Dmf).
C. k. Raven, 1985a: 112 (Tm from Pisenor).

f maculata (Roewer, 1953)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001372]
Pisenor maculatus Roewer, 1953b: 60, f. 20A-G (Dj).
Pisenor tullgreni Roewer, 1953b: 62, f. 21A-B (Df).
Pisenorina m. Benoit, 1966c: 214, f. 3 (Tf from Pisenor, S).

f maculipes Strand, 1906....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001373]
C. m. Strand, 1906f: 287 (Df).

j manicata Simon, 1907....................Bioko [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001374]
C. m. Simon, 1907d: 221 (Dj).

mf nesiotes Simon, 1907....................São Tomé, Principe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001375]
C. n. Simon, 1907d: 220 (Dmf).

m nigella (Simon, 1889)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001376]
Pisenor nigellus Simon, 1889h: 411 (Dm).
Pisenor nigellus Benoit, 1966c: 233, f. 27-29 (m).
C. n. Raven, 1985a: 112 (Tm from Pisenor).

mf obesa Simon, 1889 *....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001377]
C. o. Simon, 1889h: 409 (Df).
C. limbata Strand, 1920: 98 (Df).
C. o. Benoit, 1966c: 225, f. 16-18 (Dm, S).
C. o. Blandin, 1978c: 26, f. 8a (m).

f rastellata Strand, 1907....................East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001378]
C. r. Strand, 1907a: 551 (Df).
C. r. Strand, 1907f: 199 (Df).

f soleata Thorell, 1899....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001379]
C. s. Thorell, 1899: 5 (Df).

f straba Benoit, 1966....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001380]
C. s. Benoit, 1966c: 223, f. 10-12 (Df).