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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Euathlus Ausserer, 1875 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00219]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Brachypelma Simon, 1891 by Raven, 1985a: 150; Schmidt (1991b: 12) removed that name from synonymy; that resurrection was subsequently rejected by Smith (1991: 19) but was justified by Schmidt, 1992a: 10; considered a senior synonym of Phrixotrichus Simon, 1889 by Schmidt, 1996a: 14 (contra Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 54, who considered Phrixotrichus a senior synonym of Grammostola Simon, 1892) and of Ashantia Strand, 1908 by Gallon, 2005d: 199 (contra Raven, 1985: 112).

Transferred to other genera:
E. albopilosus (Valerio, 1980) -- see Brachypelma.
E. angustus (Valerio, 1980) -- see Brachypelma.
E. chilensis (Molina, 1810) -- see Paraphysa.
E. emilia (White, 1856) -- see Brachypelma.
E. fossorius (Valerio, 1980) -- see Brachypelma.
E. mesomelas (O. P.-Cambridge, 1892) -- see Megaphobema.
E. pallidus (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897) -- see Aphonopelma.
E. parvulus (Pocock, 1903) -- see Paraphysa.
E. sabulosus (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897) -- see Brachypelma.
E. scrofa (Molina, 1788) -- see Paraphysa.
E. smithi (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897) -- see Brachypelma.
E. vagans (Ausserer, 1875) -- see Brachypelma.

In synonymy:
E. latithorax (Strand, 1908) = E. vulpinus (Karsch, 1880) (Perafán & Pérez-Miles, 2010: 49).
E. phryxotrichoides (Strand, 1907) = E. truculentus L. Koch, 1875 (Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 48).

Nomen dubium:
E. roseus (Guérin, 1838a: 165, pl. 48, f. 1, m, Chile) -- Schmidt, 1996a: 17 (contra Porter, 1930: 162 and Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 54, f. 35).

mf pulcherrimaklaasi (Schmidt, 1991)....................Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001996]
Paraphysa p. Schmidt, 1991d: 8, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Paraphysa p. Schmidt, 1993d: 92, f. 259, 268-269 (mf).
Phrixotrichus p. Schmidt, 1994k: 5 (Tmf from Paraphysa).
Phrixotrichus p. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 17, f. 83, 85 (mf).
E. p. Schmidt, 2003l: 163, f. 353-354; 256, f. 8 (mf).
E. p. Peters, 2003: 173, f. 685-688 (mf).

mf truculentus L. Koch, 1875 *....................Chile, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001997]
E. t. L. Koch, in Ausserer, 1875: 188, pl. 7, f. 35 (Dm).
Paraphysa phryxotrichoides Strand, 1907f: 225 (D).
Paraphysa manicata Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1963: 106, f. 8 (f, misidentified).
Paraphysa phryxotrichoides Legendre & Calderón, 1984: 1027, pl. II, f. 1-13 (f, Dm; N.B.: omitted by Roewer).
Paraphysa phryxotrichoides Schmidt, 1991d: 9, f. 5-9 (mf).
E. t. Schmidt, 1992a: 9, f. 1 (m).
E. t. Schmidt, 1992c: 9, f. 1-5 (m).
Paraphysa phryxotrichoides Schmidt, 1993c: 8, unnumbered f. (f).
Paraphysa phryxotrichoides Schmidt, 1993d: 92, f. 264-267 (mf).
Phrixotrichus phryxotrichoides Schmidt, 1994k: 5 (Tmf from Paraphysa).
E. t. Smith, 1995: 184, f. 1022-1031 (m).
E. t. Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 48, f. 18-19 (m, Sf).
E. t. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 17, f. 82, 84, 86 (mf).
E. t. Schmidt, 1999f: 5, f. 20-23 (mf).
E. t. Vol, 1999a: 11, f. H (f).
Paraphysa manicata Vol, 1999a: 12, f. S (f, misidentified, after Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1963).
E. t. Bertani, 2000: 30, f. 7-8 (m).
E. t. Schmidt, 2003l: 128, f. 119-122 (mf).
E. t. Peters, 2003: 174, f. 689, 691-694 (mf).
E. t. Peters, 2005b: 60, f. 187-193 (mf).

mf vulpinus (Karsch, 1880)....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001998]
Orthothrichus v. Karsch, 1880c: 390 (Dmf).
Ashantia latithorax Strand, 1908b: 770 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002076].
E. v. Schmidt, 1996a: 14 (removed mf from S of E. roseus).
E. v. Schmidt, 1996b: 67, unnnumbered f. (mf).
E. v. Schmidt, 1998b: 10, f. 1 (m).
E. v. Schmidt, 2003l: 163, f. 355-358 (mf).
E. v. Peters, 2003: 175, f. 696 (m).
E. v. Gallon, 2005d: 199, f. 5 (f).
E. latithorax Gallon, 2005d: 199, f. 1-4 (f).
E. v. Perafán & Pérez-Miles, 2010: 49, f. 1-2 (f, S).

f vulpinus ater (Donoso, 1957)....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001999]
Phrixotrichus roseus a. Donoso, 1957: 9 (Df; N.B.: omitted by Brignoli, specific name is a nomen dubium per Schmidt, 1996a: 17).
E. v. a. Schmidt, 1998i: 6.