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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Mastophora Holmberg, 1876 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01512]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Agathostichus Simon, 1897 by Levi, 2003: 315.

Transferred to other genera:
M. fasciolata (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889) -- see Kaira.

In synonymy:
M. fagoides Vellard, 1926 (removed from S of M. corpulenta) = M. carpogaster Mello-Leitão, 1925 (Gertsch, 1955: 232).
M. gasteracanthoides oxalidis Archer, 1963 = M. gasteracanthoides (Nicolet, 1849) (Levi, 2003: 374).
M. intermedia Mello-Leitão, 1945 = M. extraordinaria Holmberg, 1876 (Levi, 2003: 357).
M. lenca Gertsch, 1955 = M. corpulenta (Banks, 1898) (Levi, 2003: 364).
M. obesa (Banks, 1898) = M. bisaccata (Emerton, 1884) (Levi, 2003: 330).
M. pickeli occidentalis Schenkel, 1953 = M. fasciata Reimoser, 1939 (Levi, 2003: 348).

Nomen dubium:
M. cinerea Mello-Leitão, 1943c: 105, f. 4 (j, Argentina) -- Levi, 2003: 357.

f abalosi Urtubey & Báez, 1983....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016362]
M. a. Urtubey & Báez, 1983: 3, f. 1-11 (Df).
M. a. Levi, 2003: 356, f. 265-268 (f).

mf alachua Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038626]
M. a. Levi, 2003: 330, f. 40-50 (Dmf).

mf alvareztoroi Ibarra & Jiménez, 2003....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038627]
M. a. Ibarra & Jiménez, in Levi, 2003: 360, f. 296-307 (Dmf).

f apalachicola Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038628]
M. a. Levi, 2003: 326, f. 15-21 (Df).

mf archeri Gertsch, 1955....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016363]
M. a. Gertsch, 1955: 239, f. 6-9, 36, 45-46 (Dmf).
M. a. Levi, 2003: 346, f. 183-193 (mf).

mf bisaccata (Emerton, 1884)....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016364]
Cyrtarachne b. Emerton, 1884: 325, pl. 34, f. 11 (Df).
Cyrtarachne multilineata Atkinson, 1888: 546 (Df).
Ordgarius bisaccatus Keyserling, 1892: 42, pl. 2, f. 35 (f).
Ordgarius bisaccatus McCook, 1894: 198, pl. 12, f. 2-3 (f, Dm).
Glyptocranium bisaccatum Simon, 1895a: 882.
Ordgarius obesus Banks, 1898b: 250, pl. 15, f. 9 (Df).
Glyptocranium obesum Petrunkevitch, 1911: 347.
M. b. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 71.
M. obesa Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 72, f. 1, 13 (f).
M. b. Kaston, 1948: 232, f. 737-740 (f).
M. b. Gertsch, 1955: 242, f. 19-23, 35, 43-44 (mf).
M. b. Levi, 1978b: 13, f. 18-20 (m).
M. b. Levi, 2003: 330, f. 1, 6, 51-62 (mf, S).

f brescoviti Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038629]
M. b. Levi, 2003: 363, f. 322-328 (Df).

f caesariata Eberhard & Levi, 2006....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040037]
M. c. Eberhard & Levi, 2006: 337, f. 1-7 (Df).

f carpogaster Mello-Leitão, 1925....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016365]
M. carpogastra Mello-Leitão, 1925a: 460 (Df).
M. carpogastra Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 72, f. 3, 15 (f).
Glyptocranium fragoides Vellard, 1926: 327 (Df).
M. carpogastra Gertsch, 1955: 232 (S).
M. carpogastra Levi, 2003: 340, f. 128-134 (f).

f catarina Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038630]
M. s. Levi, 2003: 339, f. 100-106 (Df).

f comma Báez & Urtubey, 1985....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016367]
M. c. Báez & Urtubey, 1985: 3, f. 1-10 (Df).
M. c. Levi, 2003: 356, f. 269-273 (f).

f conica Levi, 2006....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040038]
M. c. Levi, 2006: 244, f. 1-7 (Df).

f conifera (Holmberg, 1876)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016368]
Heterocephala c. Holmberg, 1876: 20 (Df).
M. c. Brèthes, 1909b: 163.
M. c. Canals, 1931a: 18, f. 1-5, pl. 1, f. 2 (f).
M. c. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 71, f. 4, 16 (f).
M. c. Levi, 2003: 364, f. 329-335 (f).

mf cornigera (Hentz, 1850)....................USA to Nicaragua [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016369]
Epeira c. Hentz, 1850: 20, pl. 3, f. 8 (Df).
Cyrtarachne bicurvata Becker, 1879a: 77, pl. 2. f. 16-19 (Df).
Cyrtarachne c. Keyserling, 1879: 300, pl. 4, f. 4 (f).
Ordgarius cornigerus Keyserling, 1892: 40, pl. 2, f. 34 (f).
Ordgarius cornigerus McCook, 1894: 197, pl. 12, f. 1 (f).
Glyptocranium cornigerum Simon, 1895a: 885.
M. c. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 70, f. 9, 20 (f).
M. c. Gertsch, 1955: 233, f. 1-5, 37, 41-42 (f, Dm).
M. c. Levi, 2003: 344, f. 169-182 (mf).

f corpulenta (Banks, 1898)....................Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016370]
Ordgarius corpulentus Banks, 1898b: 251, pl. 15, f. 8 (Df).
Glyptocranium corpulentum Petrunkevitch, 1911: 347.
M. c. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 72, f. 8 (f).
M. lenca Gertsch, 1955: 247, f. 28-30, 32-33 (Df).
M. c. Levi, 2003: 364, f. 336-342 (f, S).

f corumbatai Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040939]
M. c. Levi, 2003: 339, f. 114-120 (Df).

f cranion Mello-Leitão, 1928....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016371]
M. c. Mello-Leitão, 1928b: 49, f. 1 (Df).
M. c. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 72, f. 2, 14 (f).
M. c. Levi, 2003: 351, f. 223-229 (f).

f diablo Levi, 2003....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038352]
M. gasteracanthoides Canals, 1931a: 19, f. 1-5, pl. 2, f. 4 (f, misidentified).
M. gasteracanthoides Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 69, f. 12, 23 (f, misidentified).
M. d. Levi, 2003: 372, f. 4, 399-407 (Df).

mf dizzydeani Eberhard, 1981....................Colombia, Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016372]
M. d. Eberhard, 1981: 144, f. 1-9 (Dmf).
M. d. Levi, 2003: 350, f. 205-215 (mf).

mf escomeli Levi, 2003....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038631]
M. e. Levi, 2003: 366, f. 351-361 (Dmf).

f extraordinaria Holmberg, 1876 *....................Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016373]
M. e. Holmberg, 1876: 20 (Df).
M. e. Canals, 1931a: 17, f. 1-5, pl. 1, f. 1 (f).
M. e. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 70, f. 7, 19 (f).
M. intermedia Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 240, f. 14-17 (Df).
M. e. Levi, 2003: 357, f. 281-287 (f, S).

mf fasciata Reimoser, 1939....................Costa Rica, Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016374]
M. f. Reimoser, 1939: 356, f. 8 (Df).
M. pickeli occidentalis Schenkel, 1953a: 29 (Df).
M. f. Levi, 2003: 348, f. 194-204 (f, Dm, S).

f felda Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038632]
M. f. Levi, 2003: 326, f. 22-28 (Df).

f felis Piza, 1976....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016376]
M. f. Piza, 1976c: 83, f. 1 (Df).
M. f. Levi, 2003: 369, f. 366-372 (f).

mf gasteracanthoides (Nicolet, 1849)....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016377]
Epeira g. Nicolet, 1849: 485, pl. 5, f. 7 (Df).
Ordgarius g. Keyserling, 1892: 43, pl. 7, f. 36 (f).
Glyptocranium g. Simon, 1895a: 882, f. 946 (f).
M. g. Porter, 1917: 131, f. 77 (f).
M. g. oxalidis Archer, 1963: 19 (Dmf).
M. g. Levi, 2002: 559, f. 314-315 (m).
M. g. Levi, 2003: 374, f. 5, 7, 408-421 (mf, S).

f haywardi Birabén, 1946....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016379]
M. h. Birabén, 1946: 327, f. 1-3 (Df).
M. h. Levi, 2003: 339, f. 107-113 (f).

f holmbergi Canals, 1931....................Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016380]
M. h. Canals, 1931a: 22, f. 1-5, pl. 3, f. 5, pl. 4, f. 7-8 (Df).
M. h. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 73, f. 10, 21 (f).
M. h. Levi, 2003: 369, f. 373-379 (f).

mf hutchinsoni Gertsch, 1955....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016381]
M. cornigera Kaston, 1948: 231, f. 741-742 (f, misidentified).
M. h. Gertsch, 1955: 236, f. 10-14, 39, 47-48 (Dmf).
M. h. Levi, 2003: 342, f. 153-168 (mf).
M. h. Dondale et al., 2003: 130, f. 264-270 (mf).
M. h. Paquin et al., 2008c: 30, f. 9-13 (mf).

f lara Levi, 2003....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040929]
M. l. Levi, 2003: 340, f. 121-127 (Df).

mf leucabulba (Gertsch, 1955)....................USA to Honduras [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:014468]
Agatostichus l. Gertsch, 1955: 250, f. 34, 38, 40 (Df).
M. l. Levi, 2003: 358, f. 288-295 (f, Dm).

f leucacantha (Simon, 1897)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:014469]
Agatostichus l. Simon, 1895a: 885, f. 947 (nomen nudum).
Agathostichus l. Simon, 1897b: 473 (Dj).
M. l. Levi, 2003: 362, f. 315-321 (Df).

f longiceps Mello-Leitão, 1940....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016384]
Masthophora l. Mello-Leitão, 1940a: 57, f. 5a-c (Df).
M. l. Levi, 2003: 351, f. 230-236 (f).

f melloleitaoi Canals, 1931....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016385]
M. mello-leitaõi Canals, 1931a: 20, f. 1-5, pl. 2, f. 4 (Df).
M. mello-leitaõi Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 73, f. 5, 17 (f).
M. m. Levi, 2003: 356, f. 274-280 (f).

j obtusa Mello-Leitão, 1936....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016387]
M. o. Mello-Leitão, 1936b: 134, f. 2 (Dj).
M. o. Levi, 2003: 368, f. 362-365 (j).

f pesqueiro Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038633]
M. p. Levi, 2003: 352, f. 237-243 (Df).

mf phrynosoma Gertsch, 1955....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016388]
M. p. Gertsch, 1955: 245, f. 24-27, 31 (Df).
M. p. Levi, 2003: 336, f. 86-99 (f, Dm).

f pickeli Mello-Leitão, 1931....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016389]
M. p. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 73, f. 6, 18, 24 (Df).
M. p. Levi, 2003: 350, f. 216-222 (f).

f piras Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038634]
M. p. Levi, 2003: 352, f. 244-250 (Df).

mf rabida Levi, 2003....................Galapagos Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038635]
M. r. Levi, 2003: 366, f. 343-350 (Df).
M. r. Baert, 2013b: 65, f. 1-5 (Dm).

f reimoseri Levi, 2003....................Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038636]
M. r. Levi, 2003: 370, f. 380-386 (Df).

mf satan Canals, 1931....................Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016391]
M. s. Canals, 1931a: 25, f. 1-5, pl. 3, f. 6 (Df).
M. s. Mello-Leitão, 1931b: 73, f. 11, 22 (f).
M. s. Levi, 2003: 370, f. 387-398 (f, Dm).

f satsuma Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038637]
M. s. Levi, 2003: 325, f. 8-14 (Df).

f seminole Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038638]
M. s. Levi, 2003: 341, f. 135-141 (Df).

f soberiana Levi, 2003....................Panama [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038639]
M. s. Levi, 2003: 362, f. 308-314 (Df).

mf stowei Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038640]
M. s. Levi, 2003: 334, f. 63-74 (Dmf).

mf timuqua Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038641]
M. t. Levi, 2003: 328, f. 29-39 (Dmf).

mf vaquera Gertsch, 1955....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016392]
M. v. Gertsch, 1955: 240, f. 15-18 (Df).
M. v. Levi, 2003: 342, f. 142-152 (f).
M. v. Levi, 2006: 244, f. 8-11 (Dm).

f yacare Levi, 2003....................Uruguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038642]
M. y. Levi, 2003: 354, f. 258-264 (Df).

mf yeargani Levi, 2003....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038643]
M. y. Levi, 2003: 336, f. 75-85 (Dmf).

f ypiranga Levi, 2003....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038644]
M. y. Levi, 2003: 354, f. 251-257 (Df).