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

Family: GNAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Eilica Keyserling, 1891 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02423]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Laronia Simon, 1893, Gnaphosoides Hogg, 1896 and Caridrassus Bryant, 1940 by Platnick, 1975c: 3; of Gytha Keyserling, 1891 (transferred here from the Liocranidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 236) by Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 184; and of Baeriella Simon, 1903 (transferred from the Liocranidae to the Corinnidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 218, and subsequently here) by Platnick, 1985b: 1074; not a senior synonym of Fedotovia Charitonov, 1946 (Ovtsharenko & Platnick, 1991: 102, contra Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 184).

Transferred to other genera:
E. argentina (Mello-Leitão, 1944) -- see Apopyllus.
E. magnus (Bryant, 1948) -- see Sergiolus.
E. signata (Hogg, 1900) -- see Intruda.
E. uzbekistanica (Charitonov, 1946) -- see Fedotovia.
E. xanthomela (Mello-Leitão, 1945) -- see Camillina.

In synonymy:
E. pallidenotatus (Mello-Leitão, 1938, T from Zelotes) = E. modesta Keyserling, 1891 (Platnick & Shadab, 1983a: 101).
E. puno Platnick & Shadab, 1981 = E. myrmecophila (Simon, 1903) (Platnick, 1985b: 1074).
E. purpusi (Roewer, 1933) = E. bicolor Banks, 1896 (Platnick, 1975c: 10).
E. reynosana (Gertsch & Davis, 1940) = E. bicolor Banks, 1896 (Platnick, 1975c: 10).
E. variegata (Simon, 1892) = E. modesta Keyserling, 1891 (Platnick, 1975c: 6).
E. wheeleri (Bryant, 1940) = E. bicolor Banks, 1896 (Platnick, 1975c: 10).

mf albopunctata (Hogg, 1896)....................South Australia, Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027153]
Gnaphosoides a. Hogg, 1896: 332 (Dm).
E. a. Platnick, 1975c: 14, f. 6, 28-29 (m).
E. a. Platnick, 1978a: 226, f. 1-3 (Df).

mf amambay Platnick, 1985....................Brazil, Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027154]
E. a. Platnick, 1985b: 1076, f. 2, 5-8 (Dmf).

m bedourie Platnick, 1985....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027155]
E. b. Platnick, 1985b: 1080, f. 4, 13-14 (Dm).

mf bicolor Banks, 1896....................USA to Honduras, Cuba, Jamaica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027156]
E. b. Banks, 1896e: 60 (Dm).
Laronia purpusi Roewer, 1933: 185, f. 1 (Df).
Laronia reynosana Gertsch & Davis, 1940b: 9, f. 7 (Df).
Caridrassus wheeleri Bryant, 1940: 392, pl. 12, f. 166-167 (Df).
Laronia b. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 196, f. 29-36 (Tm from Eilica, Df).
Laronia reynosana Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 200, f. 25-28 (f).
E. b. Platnick, 1975c: 10, f. 1, 20-23 (mf, S).
E. b. Murphy, 2007: 44, f. 252-253 (mf).

m bonda Müller, 1987....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027157]
E. b. Müller, 1987b: 146, f. 1-2 (Dm).

m chickeringi Platnick, 1975....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027158]
E. c. Platnick, 1975c: 10, f. 5, 16-17 (Dm).

mf cincta (Simon, 1893)....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027159]
Laronia c. Simon, 1893d: 312 (Df).
Laronia c. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 197, f. 9-12 (f).
E. c. Platnick, 1975c: 13, f. 24-25 (f).
E. c. Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 187, f. 5-6 (Dm).

mf contacta Platnick, 1975....................Queensland, New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027160]
E. c. Platnick, 1975c: 15, f. 34-35 (Df).
E. c. Platnick, 1985b: 1078, f. 9-10 (Dm).

m daviesae Platnick, 1985....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027161]
E. d. Platnick, 1985b: 1078, f. 3, 11-12 (Dm).

f fusca Platnick, 1975....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027162]
E. f. Platnick, 1975c: 13, f. 26-27 (Df).

f giga FitzPatrick, 1994....................Zimbabwe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027163]
E. g. FitzPatrick, 1994: 19, f. 1-2 (Df).

f kandarpae Nigam & Patel, 1996....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027164]
E. k. Nigam & Patel, 1996: 3, f. 1a-d (Df).

m lotzi FitzPatrick, 2002....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038055]
E. l. FitzPatrick, 2002: 108, f. 1-2 (Dm).

mf maculipes (Vellard, 1925)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027165]
Laronia m. Vellard, 1925: 80, 83, pl. 16 (Dmf).
E. modesta Platnick, 1975c: 6 (S, rejected).
E. m. Platnick, 1977h: 395, f. 1-4 (removed mf from S).

mf marchantaria Brescovit & Höfer, 1993....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027166]
E. m. Brescovit & Höfer, 1993: 104, f. 1-4 (Dmf).

mf modesta Keyserling, 1891 *....................Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027167]
E. m. Keyserling, 1891: 30, pl. 1, f. 9 (Dm).
Laronia variegata Simon, 1893b: 458, pl. 9, f. 30 (Df).
Zelotes pallidenotatus Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 113, f. 32-33 (Df).
Laronia uniformis Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 201, f. 13-16 only (m, misidentified).
Laronia variegata Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 202, f. 5-8, 21-24 (f, Dm).
E. m. Platnick, 1975c: 6, f. 3, 8-11 (m, Sf).
E. m. Platnick & Shadab, 1983a: 101 (S).

mf mullaroo Platnick, 1988....................Victoria [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027168]
E. m. Platnick, 1988: 83, f. 1-4 (Dmf).

f myrmecophila (Simon, 1903)....................Peru, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027169]
Baeriella m. Simon, 1903m: 272, f. A-C (Df).
E. puno Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 185, f. 7-8 (Df).
E. m. Platnick, 1985b: 1074, f. 1 (f, S).

f obscura (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027170]
Gytha o. Keyserling, 1891: 28, pl. 1, f. 8 (Df).
E. o. Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 184, f. 3-4 (f).

f platnicki Tikader & Gajbe, 1977....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027171]
E. p. Tikader & Gajbe, 1977d: 252, f. 1-6 (Df).
E. p. Tikader, 1982b: 345, f. 114-119 (f).

mf pomposa Medan, 2001....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038056]
E. p. Medan, 2001: 424, f. 5-7 (Dm).
E. p. Ott & Rodrigues, 2011: 63, f. 1-9 (m, Df).

f rotunda Platnick, 1975....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027172]
E. r. Platnick, 1975c: 14, f. 30-31 (Df).

mf rufithorax (Simon, 1893)....................Venezuela, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027173]
Laronia r. Simon, 1893b: 457 (Dm).
Laronia r. Simon, 1893a: 379, f. 335.
Laronia r. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 200, f. 1-4 (m).
E. r. Platnick, 1975c: 9, f. 4, 12-13 (m).
E. r. Platnick, 1977h: 396, f. 5-6 (Df).

mf serrata Platnick, 1975....................Queensland, Western Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027174]
E. s. Platnick, 1975c: 18, f. 2, 7, 32-33 (Dm).
E. s. Platnick, 1978a: 226, f. 4-6 (Df).

f songadhensis Patel, 1988....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027175]
E. s. Patel, 1988c: 41, f. 1a-f (Df).

mf tikaderi Platnick, 1976....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027176]
E. t. Platnick, 1976d: 189, f. 1-2 (Df).
E. t. Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 184, f. 9-10 (m).
E. t. Tikader, 1982b: 342, f. 108-113 (f, Dm).

mf trilineata (Mello-Leitão, 1941)....................Argentina, Chile, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027177]
Laronia t. Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 173, f. 63 (Df).
Laronia variegata Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 189, 196 (S, rejected).
E. t. Platnick, 1975c: 6, f. 14-15 (removed f from S).
E. t. Platnick & Shadab, 1981c: 185, f. 1-2 (Dm).

mf uniformis (Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1942)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027178]
Laronia u. Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1942: 330, f. 17-19 (Df).
Laronia u. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1967: 201, f. 17-20 (f, not m, =E. modesta).
E. u. Platnick, 1975c: 9, f. 18-19 (f).
E. u. Medan, 2001: 423, f. 2-4 (Dm).