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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Lasiodora C. L. Koch, 1850 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00243]

N.B.: not a senior synonym of Weyenberghiana Mello-Leitão, 1941 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1979b: 86); considered a senior synonym of Crypsidromus Ausserer, 1871 (itself considered a senior synonym of Metriopelma Becker, 1878 (contra Valerio, 1982: 408, rejected, see below), Neischnocolus Petrunkevitch, 1925 and Barropelma Chamberlin, 1940a: 39, type Eurypelma parvior Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936 by Raven, 1985a: 150) but not Metriopelma Becker, 1878 by Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 52.

Transferred to other genera:
L. auronitens (Keyserling, 1891) -- see Pycnothele under Nemesiidae.
L. breyeri (Becker, 1878) -- see Metriopelma.
L. colorata (Valerio, 1982) -- see Metriopelma.
L. drymusetes (Valerio, 1982) -- see Metriopelma.
L. familiaris (Simon, 1889) -- see Metriopelma.
L. morosa (Banks, 1909) -- see Metriopelma.
L. porteri Mello-Leitão, 1936 -- see Grammostola.
L. velox (Pocock, 1903) -- see Metriopelma.
L. weijenberghi Thorell, 1894 -- see Eupalaestrus.
L. zebrata (Banks, 1909) -- see Metriopelma.

f acanthognatha Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002180]
L. a. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 339 (Df).
L. a. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 246, f. 100, 146 (f).

f benedeni Bertkau, 1880....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002260]
L. benedenii Bertkau, 1880a: 34, pl. 1, f. 10 (Df).
Pamphobeteus b. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 229.
L. benedenii Bertani, 2001: 285 (Tf from Pamphobeteus).
L. b. Schmidt, 2003l: 172, f. 406 (f).

f boliviana (Simon, 1892)....................Bolivia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002181]
Crypsidromus bolivianus Simon, 1892d: 278 (Df).

m brevibulba (Valerio, 1980)....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002182]
Crypsidromus brevibulbus Valerio, 1980b: 279, f. 23, 31-32, 49 (Dm).
Metriopelma brevibulbus Schmidt, 2003l: 175, f. 429 (m).

m carinata (Valerio, 1980)....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002183]
Crypsidromus carinatus Valerio, 1980b: 281, f. 26, 37-38, 52 (Dm).
Metriopelma carinatum Schmidt, 2003l: 175, f. 435 (m).

f citharacantha Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002184]
L. c. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 342 (Df).
L. c. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 251, f. 171, 173 (f).

f cristata (Mello-Leitão, 1923)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002499]
Acanthoscurria c. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 297 (Df).
Pamphobeteus cristatus Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1964: 393, pl. III, f. 22 (Tf from Acanthoscurria).
Vitalius cristatus Schmidt, 1998g: 16 (Tf from Pamphobeteus).
Vitalius cristatus Baumgarten, 1998: 1, f. 1-3 (Dm, misidentified per Bertani, 2001: 285).
Vitalius cristatus Peters, 2000b: 131, f. 383-385 (f, presumably misidentified m).
L. c. Bertani, 2001: 285 (Tf from Vitalius).
L. c. Schmidt, 2004b: 7, f. 4 (f).
L. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 172, f. 407 (f).
L. c. Peters, 2003: 212, f. 854-856 (f, , presumably misidentified m).

f cryptostigma Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002185]
L. c. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 342 (Df).
L. c. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 250, f. 97, 165 (f).

mf curtior Chamberlin, 1917....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002186]
L. c. Chamberlin, 1917: 58, pl. 4, f. 6-7 (Df).
L. c. Vellard, 1924a: 145, pl. 9, f. 36 (f, Dm).
L. c. Bücherl, 1957: 400, f. 76-76a (m).
L. c. Schmidt, 1986: 57, f. 87-88 (m).
L. c. Schmidt, 1993d: 90, f. 236-237 (m).
L. c. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 143-144 (m).
L. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 172, f. 408-409 (m).

mf differens Chamberlin, 1917....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002187]
L. d. Chamberlin, 1917: 56, pl. 4, f. 4-5 (Df).
L. d. Bücherl, 1957: 401, f. 77-77a (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1986: 57, f. 89-90 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1993d: 90, f. 238-239 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 139, 145 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 2003l: 173, f. 410-411 (m).

mf difficilis Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002188]
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 345 (Dmf).
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 257, f. 91, 161 (mf).
L. d. Bücherl, 1957: 401, f. 78-78a (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1986: 57, f. 91-92 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1993d: 90, f. 240-241 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 140, 146 (m).
L. d. Peters, 2000b: 37, f. 80-81 (m).
L. d. Schmidt, 2003l: 173, f. 412-413 (m).
L. d. Peters, 2003: 214, f. 863-864, 866, 868 (m).

f dolichosterna Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002189]
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 348 (Df).
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 264, f. 172, 174 (f).

f dulcicola Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002190]
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 340 (Df).
L. d. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 248, f. 94, 163 (f).

mf erythrocythara Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002191]
L. e. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 347 (Df).
L. e. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 260, f. 106, 170 (f).
L. e. Bücherl, 1957: 402, f. 80 (m).
L. e. Schmidt, 1986: 57, f. 93 (m).
L. e. Schmidt, 1993d: 90, f. 242 (m).
L. erythocytara Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 147 (m).
L. e. Schmidt, 2003l: 173, f. 414 (m).

f fallax (Bertkau, 1880)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002192]
Crypsidromus f. Bertkau, 1880a: 27, pl. 1, f. 8 (Dj).
Hapalopus f. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 159 (Df).

f fracta Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002193]
L. f. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 343 (Df).
L. f. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 252, f. 99 (f).

m gutzkei (Reichling, 1997)....................Belize [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002194]
Crypsidromus g. Reichling, 1997a: 49, f. 1-4 (Dm).

mf icecu (Valerio, 1980)....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002195]
Crypsidromus i. Valerio, 1980b: 280, f. 25, 35-36, 51, 59 (Dmf).
Metriopelma i. Schmidt, 2003l: 176, f. 433-434 (mf).

mf isabellina (Ausserer, 1871)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002196]
Crypsidromus isabellinus Ausserer, 1871a: 194 (Df).
Pamphobeteus isabellinus Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 227, 235.
Pamphobeteus isabellinus Bücherl, 1957: 403, f. 85 (m).
Crypsidromus isabellinus Schmidt, 1986: 46, f. 51 (m).
Crypsidromus isabellinus Schmidt, 1993d: 61, f. 46 (m).
L. i. Schmidt, 2003l: 173, f. 415 (m).

f itabunae Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002197]
L. i. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 349 (Df).
L. i. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 266, f. 96, 169 (f).

mf klugi (C. L. Koch, 1841) *....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002198]
Mygale klugii C. L. Koch, 1841a: 25, f. 708 (Dmf).
L. k. C. L. Koch, 1850: 73.
L. k. Simon, 1892a: 160, f. 75.
L. bahiensis Strand, 1907l: 54 (Dm).
L. k. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 255.
L. k. Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1979: 294, f. 1-7 (mf).
L. k. Schmidt, 1993d: 91, f. 233-235 (mf).
L. k. Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 52, f. 27 (m).
L. k. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 138, 142, 148 (mf).
L. k. Peters, 2000b: 40, f. 81-83 (mf).
L. k. Bertani, 2000: 30, f. 35-36 (m).
L. k. Schmidt, 2003l: 133, f. 167-169 (mf).
L. k. Peters, 2003: 217, f. 875, 877-878 (mf).

m lakoi Mello-Leitão, 1943....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002199]
L. l. Mello-Leitão, 1943b: 257 (Dm).

mf mariannae Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002200]
L. m. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 341 (Dmf).
L. m. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 248, f. 93, 103, 164 (mf).

?? moreni (Holmberg, 1876)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002201]
Mygale morenii Holmberg, 1876: 6, f. 4 (D).
Crypsidromus m. Petrunkevitch, 1939a: 267 (see note under Metriopelma velox).

f panamana (Petrunkevitch, 1925)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002202]
Neischnocolus panamanus Petrunkevitch, 1925a: 85 (Df).

f pantherina (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002203]
Trechona p. Keyserling, 1891: 18 (Df).
Crypsidromus pantherinus Simon, 1903a: 931.
Metriopelma p. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 174.

mf parahybana Mello-Leitão, 1917....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002204]
L. p. Mello-Leitão, 1917a: 74 (Df).
L. p. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 267, f. 98, 149 (f).
L. p. Bücherl, 1957: 402, f. 82 (m).
L. p. Schmidt, 1986: 57, f. 94 (m).
L. p. Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 53, f. 48 (f).
L. p. Schmidt, 1993d: 90, f. 231, 243 (mf).
L. p. Tansley, 1997: 55, f. b (f).
L. p. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 141 (m).
L. p. Peters, 2000b: 41, f. 96-98 (mf).
L. p. Schmidt, 2003l: 173, f. 416; 256, f. 6 (mf).
L. p. Peters, 2003: 219, f. 885-886, 888 (mf).
L. p. Zinov, 2013: 117, f. 1, 2A-B, 3, 4A-B (f).

f parvior (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936)....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002205]
Eurypelma p. Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 7 (Df).
Barropelma p. Chamberlin, 1940a: 39 (Tf from Eurypelma=Avicularia).

f pleoplectra Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002206]
L. p. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 347 (Df).
L. p. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 262, f. 175 (f).

mf puriscal (Valerio, 1980)....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002207]
Crypsidromus p. Valerio, 1980b: 280, f. 24, 33-34, 50, 58 (Dmf).
Metriopelma p. Schmidt, 2003l: 176, f. 431-432 (mf).

m rubitarsa (Valerio, 1980)....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002208]
Crypsidromus rubitarsus Valerio, 1980b: 281, f. 27, 39-40, 53 (Dm).
Metriopelma rubitarsus Schmidt, 2003l: 176, f. 436 (m).

m saeva (Walckenaer, 1837)....................Uruguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002209]
Mygale s. Walckenaer, 1837: 222 (Dm).
L. s. Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 47.

f spinipes Ausserer, 1871....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002210]
L. s. Ausserer, 1871a: 209 (Df).
L. s. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 265, f. 95 (f).

f sternalis (Mello-Leitão, 1923)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002211]
Metriopelma s. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 171 (Df).

m striatipes (Ausserer, 1871)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002212]
Eurypelma s. Ausserer, 1871a: 212, pl. 1, f. 15-16 (Dm).
L. s. Ausserer, 1875: 190.
L. s. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 259, f. 92, 102, 159 (m).
L. s. Peters, 2003: 221, f. 894-895 (m).

m subcanens Mello-Leitão, 1921....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002213]
L. s. Mello-Leitão, 1921b: 344 (Dm).
L. s. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 253, f. 90, 101, 155 (m).
L. s. Smith, 1986b: 158, f. 60h (m).
L. s. Smith, 1987d: 158, f. 60h (m).

m tetrica (Simon, 1889)....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002214]
Crypsidromus tetricus Simon, 1889m: 212 (Dm).
Miaschistopus rapidus Pocock, 1897b: 770, pl. 41, f. 5 (Dm).
Metriopelma tetricum Pocock, 1903b: 114.
Crypsidromus tetricus Strand, 1916b: 86.
Crypsidromus tetricus Smith, 1987d: 93, f. 78h (m).

m trinitatis (Pocock, 1903)....................Trinidad [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002215]
Metriopelma t. Pocock, 1903b: 114 (Dm).
Crypsidromus t. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 56.

m trinitatis pauciaculeis (Strand, 1916)....................Trinidad [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002216]
Crypsidromus t. p. Strand, 1916b: 85 (Dm).