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

Family: GNAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Litopyllus Chamberlin, 1922 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02444]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Paramyrmecion Bryant, 1940 by Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 16.

Transferred to other genera:
L. inconspicuus Bryant, 1940 -- see Cubanopyllus.
L. paludis Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940 -- see Synaphosus.

In synonymy:
L. ambiguus Fox, 1938 = L. temporarius Chamberlin, 1922 (Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 17).
L. liber Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940 = L. temporarius Chamberlin, 1922 (Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 17).
L. rupicolens Chamberlin, 1922 = L. temporarius Chamberlin, 1922 (Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 5).

mf cubanus (Bryant, 1940)....................USA, Bahama Is., Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027470]
Paramyrmecion cubanum Bryant, 1940: 395, pl. 13, f. 173, 175 (Df).
L. c. Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 21, f. 36-39 (f, Dm).

f realisticus (Chamberlin, 1924)....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027471]
Nodocion r. Chamberlin, 1924b: 613, f. 49 (Df).
L. r. Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 20, f. 34-35 (Tf from Nodocion).

mf temporarius Chamberlin, 1922 *....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:027472]
Prosthesima lutea Barrows, 1919b: 356, pl. 15, f. 5 (Dm, preoccupied).
L. t. Chamberlin, 1922: 155 (Dm).
L. rupicolens Chamberlin, 1922: 155 (Df).
L. luteus Chamberlin, 1922: 155.
L. ambiguus Fox, 1938a: 235, pl. 1, f. 4 (Dm).
L. liber Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1940: 2, f. 11-12 (Dmf).
L. rupicolens Muma, 1944: 10.
L. rupicolens Kaston, 1948: 365, f. 1268-1272 (mf).
L. barrowsi Roewer, 1951: 443 (replacement name).
L. t. Ubick & Roth, 1973a: 5 (S).
L. t. Platnick & Shadab, 1980a: 17, f. 27-30 (mf, S).
L. t. Heiss & Allen, 1986: 17, f. 30-31 (mf).
L. t. Platnick & Dondale, 1992: 225, f. 15, 338-341 (mf).
L. t. Murphy, 2007: 50, f. 360-361 (mf).