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

Family: SPARASSIDAE

Gen. Gnathopalystes Rainbow, 1899 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02538]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Palystes L. Koch, 1875 by Croeser, 1996: 110; for details on a possible African member, see Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 170, f. 195-200).

In synonymy:
G. incanus (Thorell, 1890, T from Palystes) = G. kochi (Simon, 1880) (Croeser, 1996: 112).
G. vulpina (O. P.-Cambridge, 1877, T from Heteropoda) = G. ignicomus (L. Koch, 1875) (Croeser, 1996: 112, after Pocock, 1899).

f crucifer (Simon, 1880)....................Malaysia or Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028824]
Palystes c. Simon, 1880a: 266 (Df).
G. c. Croeser, 1996: 111 (Tf from Palystes).

f denticulatus (Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2007)....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041190]
Heteropoda denticulata Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2007a: 82, f. 1-6 (Df).
G. d. Jäger, 2014a: 186 (Tf from Heteropoda).

f ferox Rainbow, 1899 *....................Vanuatu [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028825]
G. f. Rainbow, 1899b: 314, pl. 24, f. 5 (Df).
Palystes f. Simon, 1903a: 1028.
G. f. Croeser, 1996: 111 (Tf from Palystes).

f ignicomus (L. Koch, 1875)....................New Ireland, New Britain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028826]
Palystes i. L. Koch, 1875a: 701, pl. 60, f. 2 (Df).
Sarotes vulpinus O. P.-Cambridge, 1877a: 286 (Df).
Heteropoda vulpina Simon, 1880a: 271.
Palystes i. Järvi, 1914: 67, 184, f. 55, pl. 6, f. 1-4 (f).
G. i. Croeser, 1996: 112 (Tf from Palystes, S).

mf kochi (Simon, 1880)....................India, Myanmar, Malaysia, Java, Sumatra, Borneo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028827]
Palystes k. Simon, 1880a: 265 (Df).
Palystes k. Simon, 1887i: 103 (Dm).
Palystes melanichnys Thorell, 1890b: 53 (Df).
Palystes incanus Thorell, 1890c: 146 (Df).
Palystes k. Thorell, 1895: 268.
Palystes k. Pocock, 1900a: 265.
Palystes k. Gravely, 1931: 259, f. 14C-D (mf).
Palystes k. Tikader & Sethi, 1990: 176, f. 33-37 (f).
G. k. Croeser, 1996: 112 (Tmf from Palystes, S).

mf nigriventer (Kulczyn'ski, 1910)....................New Guinea, Solomon Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028828]
Palystes n. Kulczyn'ski, 1910: 400, pl. 17, f. 11 (Dmf).
G. n. Croeser, 1996: 113 (Tmf from Palystes).

f nigrocornutus (Merian, 1911)....................Sulawesi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028829]
Palystes n. Merian, 1911: 267 (Df).
G. n. Croeser, 1996: 112 (Tf from Palystes).

j rutilans (Simon, 1899)....................Sumatra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:028830]
Palystes r. Simon, 1899a: 99 (Dj).
G. r. Croeser, 1996: 113 (Tj from Palystes).

f taiwanensis Zhu & Tso, 2006....................Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040682]
G. t. Zhu & Tso, 2006: 267, f. 1-6 (Df).