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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Holothele Karsch, 1879 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00236]

N.B.: transferred here from the Dipluridae by Raven, 1980a: 254; considered a senior synonym of Schismatothele Karsch, 1879 (rejected, see below), Euthycaelus Simon, 1889 (rejected, see below), Hemiercus Simon, 1903, Scopelobates Simon, 1903 and Dryptopelmides Strand, 1907 by Raven, 1985a: 153; considered a senior synonym of Stichoplastus Simon, 1889 (itself considered a senior synonym of Proshapalopus Mello-Leitão, 1923 by Raven, 1985a: 157) by Rudloff, 1997a: 10 (through transfer of type species); not a senior synonym of Schismatothele Karsch, 1879 (Rudloff, 1997a: 12, contra Raven, 1985a) or of Proshapalopus Mello-Leitão, 1923 (Rudloff, 1997a: 12; Bertani, 2001: 286); not a senior synonym of Euthycaelus Simon, 1889 (Guadanucci & Weinmann, 2014: 276, after Rudloff 1977a: 7, contra Raven, 1985a: 157.

Transferred to other genera:
H. anomala (Mello-Leitão, 1923) -- see Proshapalopus.
H. asterix (Valerio, 1980) -- see Stichoplastoris.
H. cervina (Simon, 1889) -- see Euthycaelus.
H. colonica (Simon, 1889) -- see Euthycaelus.
H. culebrae (Petrunkevitch, 1929) -- see Cyrtopholis.
H. denticulata (Valerio, 1980) -- see Stichoplastoris.
H. doeringi (Holmberg, 1881) -- see Grammostola.
H. elusinus (Valerio, 1980) -- see Stichoplastoris.
H. inflata (Simon, 1889) -- see Schismatothele.
H. kastoni (Caporiacco, 1955) -- see Schismatothele.
H. lineata (Karsch, 1879) -- see Schismatothele.
H. modesta (Simon, 1889) -- see Schismatothele.
H. obelix (Valerio, 1980) -- see Stichoplastoris.
H. obsoleta (Franganillo, 1935) -- see Cyrtopholis.
H. proxima (Mello-Leitão, 1923) -- see Acanthoscurria.
H. spinulosa (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897) -- see Metriopelma.
H. steini (Simon, 1889) -- see Psalistops under Barychelidae.
H. variegata (Caporiacco, 1955) -- see Metriopelma.
H. waikoshiemi Bertani & Araújo, 2006 -- see Guyruita.

In synonymy:
H. ravida (Simon, 1889) = H. recta Karsch, 1879 (Rudloff, 1997a: 10).

Homonym replaced:
H. longipes (Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1945) -- see H. vellardi.

Nomina dubia:
H. mutilata (Caporiacco, 1947a: 21, f, Guyana, originally in Scopelobates) -- Huber, Samm & Schmidt, 1996: 42; Rudloff, 1997a: 5.

f culebrae (Petrunkevitch, 1929)....................Puerto Rico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002109]
Ischnocolus c. Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 30, f. 18-24 (Df).
H. c. Rudloff, 1997a: 8, f. 23 (Tf from Ischnocolus).

mf denticulata (Franganillo, 1930)....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002110]
Ischnoculus denticulatus Franganillo, 1930: 5 (Df).
Ischnocolus denticularis Roewer, 1942a: 235.
H. d. Rudloff, 1997a: 9, f. 5-7 (Tf from Ischnocolus, Dm).
H. d. Peters, 2000b: 26, f. 49-51 (mf).
H. d. Peters, 2003: 202, f. 815, 818-819 (mf).

mf incei (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898)....................Trinidad, Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002111]
Hapalopus i. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898b: 894, pl. 54, f. 8, 10, 12 (Dmf).
H. i. Rudloff, 1997a: 9, f. 20 (Tmf from Hapalopus).
H. i. Vol, 1999a: 11, f. L (f).
H. i. Peters, 2000b: 27, f. 54 (m).
H. i. Peters, 2003: 202, f. 821-822, 825 (mf).
H. i. Peters, 2005a: 7, f. 1 (f).

m longipes (L. Koch, 1875)....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002112]
Chaetopelma l. L. Koch, in Ausserer, 1875: 174, pl. 6, f. 20-21 (Dm).
H. l. Rudloff, 1997a: 9 (Tm from Chaetopelma).

f ludwigi (Strand, 1907)....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002113]
Dryptopelmides l. Strand, 1907l: 19 (Df).

mf recta Karsch, 1879 *....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002114]
H. r. Karsch, 1879d: 544 (Df).
Stichoplastus ravidus Simon, 1889m: 208 (Dmf).
Stichoplastus ravidus Schenkel, 1953a: 2, f. 2a-b (m).
H. r. Rudloff, 1997a: 10, f. 1-2 (f, Sm).

mf rondoni (Lucas & Bücherl, 1972)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002115]
Dryptopelmides r. Lucas & Bücherl, 1972: 234, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Dryptopelma r. Raven, 1985a: 152 (Tmf from Dryptopelmides=Holothele).
Dryptopelma r. Schmidt, 1993d: 65, f. 96-97 (mf).
Dryptopelmides r. Schaefer, 1996: 24, f. 10-11 (mf).
H. r. Rudloff, 1997a: 10, f. 19 (Tmf from Dryptopelma=Cyclosternum).
H. r. Schmidt, 2003l: 109, f. 40-41 (mf).

mf sanguiniceps (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898)....................Trinidad, Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002116]
Stichoplastus s. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898b: 895 (Df).
H. s. Rudloff, 1997a: 11, f. 3-4 (f, Dm).
H. s. Peters, 2000b: 28, f. 57-58 (mf).
H. s. Schmidt, 2003b: 17, f. 1-3 (f).
H. s. Schmidt, 2003l: 109, f. 42 (f).
H. s. Peters, 2003: 204, f. 830-832 (mf).

f sericea (Simon, 1903)....................Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002117]
Scopelobates sericeus Simon, 1903a: 928 (Df).
H. sericeous Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 60, f. 53 (f).
H. s. Rudloff, 1997a: 11, f. 8-11 (f).

f shoemakeri (Petrunkevitch, 1926)....................Costa Rica, St. Thomas [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002118]
Ischnocolus s. Petrunkevitch, 1926: 36, f. 2-3 (Df).
H. s. Rudloff, 1997a: 11 (Tf from Ischnocolus).

mf sulfurensis Maréchal, 2005....................Guadeloupe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039501]
H. s. Maréchal, 2005: 212, f. 1A-D, 2A-B, 3A-B, 4A-B (Dmf).

f vellardi Rudloff, 1997....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002120]
Chaetorrhombus longipes Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1945: 178, pl. VII, f. a-b (Df).
Chaetorrhombus longipes Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1973b: 69, f. 23-24 (f).
Cyclosternum longipes Schmidt, 1993d: 62, f. 51 (f).
H. v. Rudloff, 1997a: 12 (replacement name for H. longipes, T from Cyclosternum).
H. v. Schmidt, 2003l: 110, f. 43 (f).