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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Eupalaestrus Pocock, 1901 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00222]

N.B.: not a senior synonym of Pterinopelma Pocock, 1901 (which was considered a senior synoym of Weyenberghiana Mello-Leitão, 1941e: 322, replacement name for Weyenberghia Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 102, type Lasiodora weijenberghi Thorell, 1894, preoccupied, by Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1979b: 86, although Mello-Leitão's specimens are misidentified juveniles of Grammostola; see Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1961: 203, 1967a: 488) per Bertani, Nagahama & Fukushima, 2011: 3, contra Pérez-Miles, 1992: 28 and Raven, 1985).

Transferred to other genera:
E. anomalus (Mello-Leitão, 1923) -- see Proshapalopus.
E. vitiosus (Keyserling, 1891) -- see Pterinopelma.

In synonymy:
E. holophaeus (Mello-Leitão, 1923, removed from S of Vitalius cesteri (Mello-Leitão, 1923), contra Bücherl, 1947a: 258, sub Pamphobeteus) = E. spinosissimus Mello-Leitão, 1923 (Bertani, 2001: 283).
E. pugilator Pocock, 1901 = E. campestratus (Simon, 1891) (Pérez-Miles, 1992: 30).
E. saltator (Pocock, 1903, T from Eurypelma=Avicularia) = E. weijenberghi (Thorell, 1894) (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1979b: 86, sub Pterinopelma).
E. tarsicrassus Bücherl, 1947 = E. spinosissimus Mello-Leitão, 1923 (Bertani, 2001: 283, contra Pérez-Miles, 1992: 34, who considered the earlier name a nomen dubium).
E. tennuitarsus Bücherl, 1947 = E. campestratus (Simon, 1891) (Pérez-Miles, 1992: 30).

mf campestratus (Simon, 1891) *....................Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002005]
Eurypelma campestratum Simon, 1891f: 311 (Dm).
Lasiodora campestrata Simon, 1897e: 1.
E. c. Simon, 1903a: 939.
E. pugilator Pocock, 1901c: 547 (Df).
E. tennuitarsus Bücherl, 1947b: 301, 2 pls. (Dmf).
E. tenuitarsus Bücherl, 1957: 400, f. 75 (m).
E. tenuitarsus Lucas & Bücherl, 1973: 247, f. 9-11 (mf).
E. c. Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1979: 294, f. 17-22 (m, Df).
E. pugilator Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1979: 294, f. 23-24 (f).
E. tenuitarsus Brignoli, 1983c: 137 (lapsus).
E. tenuitarsus Schmidt, 1986: 56, f. 85 (m).
E. c. Pérez-Miles, 1992: 30, f. 2, 4 (mf, S).
E. c. Schmidt, 1993d: 85, f. 195-198 (mf).
E. pugilator Schmidt, 1993d: 85, f. 199 (f).
E. tenuitarsis Schmidt, 1993d: 85, f. 203-204 (m).
E. c. Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 48, f. 20-21 (mf).
E. c. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 20, f. 209, 211-213 (mf).
E. c. Schmidt, 1999f: 5, f. 33-35 (mf).
E. c. Peters, 2000a: 126, f. 387-388 (mf).
E. c. Bertani, 2000: 30, f. 3, 31-32 (m).
E. c. Bertani, 2001: 280, f. 8-9, 20, 25, 48, 50-51, 54 (mf).
E. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 138, 164, f. 212-214, 359 (mf).
E. c. Peters, 2003: 177, f. 701-703, 705-706 (mf).
E. c. Schmidt, 2007c: 100, f. 7-8 (f).

m guyanus (Simon, 1892)....................Guyana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001809]
Eurypelma guyanum Simon, 1892a: 167 (Dm).
E. g. Gabriel, 2009b: 87, f. 1 (Tm from Eurypelma=Avicularia).

mf larae Ferretti & Barneche, 2012....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045625]
E. l. Ferretti & Barneche, 2012: 327, f. 1-7, 9 (Dmf).

mf spinosissimus Mello-Leitão, 1923....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:037449]
E. s. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 221, f. 104-105 (Df).
Pamphobeteus holophaeus Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 239 (Df).
E. tarsicrassus Bücherl, 1947b: 298, 1 pl. (Df).
E. tarsicrassus Bücherl, 1957: 399, f. 74-74a (m).
E. tarsicrassus Lucas & Bücherl, 1973: 246, f. 8 (f).
E. tarsicrassus Schmidt, 1986: 56, f. 83-84 (m).
E. tarsicrassus Pérez-Miles, 1992: 32, f. 5 (f).
Pamphobeteus holophoeus Eckardt, 1992: 24, f. a-e (f).
E. tarsicrassus Schmidt, 1993d: 85, f. 200-202 (mf).
E. tarsicrassus Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 20, f. 210, 214 (mf).
E. tarsicrassus Peters, 2000a: 127, f. 390, 392 (mf).
E. s. Bertani, 2001: 283, f. 19, 56-57 (elevated f from nomen dubium, contra Pérez-Miles, 1992: 34, Sm).
E. tarsicrassus Schmidt, 2003l: 164, f. 360-361 (m).
E. s. Peters, 2003: 178, f. 708-710 (mf).
E. s. Schmidt, 2007c: 100, f. 3-4 (f).

mf weijenberghi (Thorell, 1894)....................Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002007]
Lasiodora weijenberghii Thorell, 1894a: 31 (Dm).
Pterinopelma saltator Pocock, 1903b: 108 (Dmf).
Eurypelma saltator Simon, 1903a: 937.
Weyenberghia weijemberghi Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 120, pl. II, f. 3 (Tm from Lasiodora, Df).
Weyemberghiana weijemberghi Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1961: 203 (Mello-Leitão's ff are juveniles of Grammostola).
Pterinopelma w. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1979b: 86 (S).
E. w. Pérez-Miles, 1992: 33, f. 3, 6 (Tm from Aphonopelma, Df).
E. w. Bertani, 2001: 282, f. 49, 52-53, 55 (mf).
E. w. Schmidt, 2003l: 164, f. 363-365; 256, f. 3 (mf).
E. w. Peters, 2003: 180, f. 716, 719-720 (mf).
E. w. Peters, 2005a: 9, f. 5 (f).
E. w. Ferretti et al., 2010: 17, f. 10-11 (m).