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

Family: GNAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Echemoides Mello-Leitão, 1938 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02421]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Zodariops Mello-Leitão, 1939 (transferred here from the Zodariidae by Jocqué, 1991a: 10) by Platnick, 1993c: 648.

In synonymy:
E. argentinensis (Mello-Leitão, 1942, T from Echemus) = E. penicillatus (Mello-Leitão, 1941) (Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 10).
E. pampeanus (Mello-Leitão, 1940, T from Echemus) = E. argentinus (Mello-Leitão, 1940) (Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 8).
E. uncinatus Mello-Leitão, 1943 = E. argentinus (Mello-Leitão, 1940) (Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 8).

Homonym replaced:
E. argentinus (Mello-Leitão, 1941) -- see E. penicillatus.

Nomen dubium:
E. juninianus (Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 60, f. 26-29, j, Chile, originally in Zodariops) -- Platnick, 1993c: 648.

mf aguilari Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027112]
E. a. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 12, f. 24-27 (Dmf).

mf argentinus (Mello-Leitão, 1940)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027113]
Echemus a. Mello-Leitão, 1940b: 44, f. 42 (Df).
Echemus pampeanus Mello-Leitão, 1940b: 45, f. 43 (Dmf).
E. giganteus Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 172, f. 62, pl. X, f. 44 (f, misidentified).
E. uncinatus Mello-Leitão, 1943c: 111, f. 12 (Dm).
E. a. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 8, f. 12-15 (Tf from Echemus, Sm).

f balsa Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027114]
E. b. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 9, f. 50-51 (Df).

mf cekalovici Platnick, 1983....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027115]
E. c. Platnick, 1983: 14, f. 41-50 (Dmf).

mf chilensis Platnick, 1983....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027116]
E. gayi Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 17, f. 44-45 (m, misidentified).
E. c. Platnick, 1983: 12, f. 3, 33-40 (Dmf).

mf gayi (Simon, 1904)....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027117]
Megamyrmecion g. Simon, 1904e: 89 (Df).
E. g. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 17, f. 46-47 (Tf from Megamyrmaekion; not m, f. 44-45, =E. chilensis).

mf giganteus Mello-Leitão, 1938 *....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027118]
E. g. Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 112, f. 31 (Dm).
E. g. Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 172, f. 62, pl. 10, f. 44.
E. g. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 7, f. 4-7 (m, Df).

mf illapel Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027119]
E. i. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 15, f. 36-39 (Dmf).
E. i. Platnick, 1983: 8, f. 19-24 (mf).

mf malleco Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027120]
E. m. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 16, f. 40-43 (Dmf).
E. m. Platnick, 1983: 14, f. 51-56 (mf).

mf mauryi Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027121]
E. m. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 8, f. 8-11 (Dmf).

mf penai Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Peru, Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027122]
E. p. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 11, f. 20-23 (Dmf).

mf penicillatus (Mello-Leitão, 1942)....................Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027123]
Echemus p. Mello-Leitão, 1942b: 411, f. 37 (Df).
Echemus argentinus Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 167, f. 57, pl. 9, f. 43 (Dmf, preoccupied by E. a. Mello-Leitão, 1940b: 44).
Echemus argentinensis Mello-Leitão, 1942b: 387 (replacement name).
E. p. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 10, f. 16-19 (Tf from Echemus, Sm).

mf rossi Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027124]
E. r. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 18, f. 48-49 (Dm).
E. r. Platnick, 1983: 10, f. 25-32 (m, Df).

mf schlingeri Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027125]
E. s. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 14, f. 32-35 (Dmf).
E. s. Platnick, 1983: 6, f. 15-18 (m).

mf tofo Platnick & Shadab, 1979....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027126]
E. t. Platnick & Shadab, 1979a: 13, f. 28-31 (Dmf).
E. t. Platnick, 1983: 6, f. 9-14 (mf).
E. t. Murphy, 2007: 50, f. 346-347 (mf).