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

Family: PHOLCIDAE

Gen. Mesabolivar González-Sponga, 1998 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00397]

Mesabolivari González-Sponga, 1998: 27, type M. pseudoblechroscelis González-Sponga, 1998, emended and considered masculine by Huber, 2000: 189; considered a senior synonym of Kaliana Huber, 2000: 271, type K. yuruani Huber, 2000 by Astrin, Misof & Huber, 2007: 23.

In synonymy:
M. browningi (Roewer, 1951, T from Psilochorus) = M. aurantiacus (Mello-Leitão, 1930) (Huber, 2000: 206).
M. coccineus (Simon, 1893, T from Litoporus) = M. luteus (Keyserling, 1891) (Huber, 2000: 230).
M. coeruleus (Keyserling, 1891, T from Blechroscelis=Priscula) = M. togatus (Keyserling, 1891) (Huber, 2000: 219).
M. imbecillus (Keyserling, 1891, T from Litoporus) = M. luteus (Keyserling, 1891) (Huber, 2000: 230).
M. irroratus (Mello-Leitão, 1947, T from Blechroscelis=Priscula) = M. aurantiacus (Mello-Leitão, 1930) (Huber, 2000: 206).
M. rubristernus (Caporiacco, 1947) = M. cyaneus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber & Zhu, 2001: 152).
M. virescens (Mello-Leitão, 1947, T from Blechroscelis=Priscula) = M. aurantiacus (Mello-Leitão, 1930) (Huber, 2000: 206).
M. viridis (Mello-Leitão, 1918, T from Blechroscelis=Priscula) = M. brasilianus (Moenkhaus, 1898) (Huber, 2000: 217).

f argentinensis (Mello-Leitão, 1938)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003465]
Litoporus a. Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 92, f. 3 (Df).
M. a. Huber, 2000: 215, f. 840-842 (Tf from Litoporus).

mf aurantiacus (Mello-Leitão, 1930)....................Northern South America [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003466]
Blechroscelis a. Mello-Leitão, 1930b: 61, f. 13 (Dm).
Blechroscelis irroratus Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 160, f. 4-5 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis virescens Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 161, f. 6 (Dm).
Psilochorus cambridgei Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 163 (Dmf; preoccupied by Gertsch & Davis, 1937).
Psilochorus browningi Roewer, 1951: 455 (replacement name for P. cambridgei).
Blechroscelis irrorata Brignoli, 1983c: 160.
M. a. Huber, 2000: 206, f. 42-43, 81, 801-810 (Tm from Blechroscelis=Priscula, Sf).

f aurantius (Mello-Leitão, 1940)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003467]
Blechroscelis aurantia Mello-Leitão, 1940d: 210 (Df).
M. a. Huber, 2000: 191 (Tf from Blechroscelis=Priscula, may be misplaced).

mf azureus (Badcock, 1932)....................Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003468]
Blechroscelis azurea Badcock, 1932: 8, f. 3 (Dmf).
M. a. Huber, 2000: 227 (removed mf from S of M. cyaneotaeniatus, contra Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 55).

mf banksi (Moenkhaus, 1898)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003469]
Coryssocnemus b. Moenkhaus, 1898: 96, pl. 5, f. 2 (Df).
Coryssocnemis b. Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 102, f. 12-14 (f, Dm).
M. b. Huber, 2000: 238, f. 940-946 (Tmf from Coryssocnemis).

mf botocudo Huber, 2000....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003470]
M. b. Huber, 2000: 223, f. 876-882 (Dmf).

mf brasiliensis (Moenkhaus, 1898)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003471]
Litoporus b. Moenkhaus, 1898: 110, pl. 5, f. 6 (Dmf).
Litoporus b. Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 95, f. 5-6 (m).
Blechroscelis viridis Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 105, f. 19-20 (Dm).
M. b. Huber, 2000: 217, f. 843-850 (Tmf from Litoporus, S).

mf cambridgei (Mello-Leitão, 1947)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003472]
Blechroscelis c. Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 160, f. 2-3 (Dmf).
M. c. Huber, 2000: 228, f. 895-901 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).

mf camussi Machado et al., 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041002]
M. c. Machado et al., 2007b: 30, f. 15-28, 41-43 (Dmf).

mf cantharus Machado et al., 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041003]
M. c. Machado et al., 2007b: 28, f. 1-14 (Dmf).

mf cavicelatus Machado et al., 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041004]
M. c. Machado et al., 2007a: 171, f. 24-33 (Dmf).

f ceruleiventris (Mello-Leitão, 1916)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003473]
Psilochorus c. Mello-Leitão, 1916: 12 (Df).
M. c. Huber, 2000: 212, f. 826-827 (Tf from Psilochorus).

mf charrua Machado et al., 2013....................Brazil, Uruguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046046]
M. c. Machado et al., 2013: 404, f. 15-30 (Dmf).

mf cuarassu Huber, Brescovit & Rheims, 2005....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039654]
M. c. Huber, Brescovit & Rheims, 2005: 288, f. 2D-F, 5A-C (Dmf).

mf cyaneomaculatus (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003474]
Pholcus cyaneo-maculatus Keyserling, 1891: 173, pl. 5, f. 119 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis cyaneo-maculatus Moenkhaus, 1898: 100.
Blechroscelis cyaneo-maculata Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 107, f. 22-23 (mf).
Psilochorus c. Mello-Leitão, 1943a: 155 (Tmf from Blechroscelis).
M. c. Huber, 2000: 210, f. 811-819 (Tmf from Psilochorus).

mf cyaneotaeniatus (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003475]
Pholcus cyaneo-taeniatus Keyserling, 1891: 176, pl. 6, f. 121 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis cyaneo-taeniatus Moenkhaus, 1898: 99.
Blechroscelis cyaneo-taeniata Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 105, f. 17-18 (mf).
M. c. Huber, 2000: 225, f. 55, 883-894 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).

mf cyaneus (Taczanowski, 1874)....................French Guiana, Guyana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003476]
Pholcus c. Taczanowski, 1874: 103, pl. 2, f. 6 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis c. Mello-Leitão, 1940c: 175 (Tmf from Pholcus).
Blechroscelis rubristernus Caporiacco, 1947a: 22 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis rubristernus Caporiacco, 1948a: 627, f. 19-21 (mf).
M. c. Huber, 2000: 190, 204, 347 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).
M. rubristernus Huber, 2000: 204, f. 796-800 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).
M. c. Huber & Zhu, 2001: 152.

mf delclaroi Machado & Brescovit, 2012....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045564]
M. d. Machado & Brescovit, in Stefani et al., 2012: 2120, f. 1A-J (Dmf).

mf difficilis (Mello-Leitão, 1918)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003477]
Physocyclus difficile Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 112, f. 28-29 (Df).
M. d. Huber, 2000: 235, f. 924-933 (Tf from Physocyclus, Dm).

mf eberhardi Huber, 2000....................Trinidad, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003478]
M. e. Huber, 2000: 198, f. 184, 194, 769-781 (Dmf).

mf embapua Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041005]
M. e. Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007: 59, f. 19-28 (Dmf).

f exlineae (Mello-Leitão, 1947)....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003479]
Modisimops e. Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 159, f. 1 (Df).
Modisimus e. Brignoli, 1983c: 164.
M. e. Huber, 2000: 198, f. 768 (Tf from Modisimus).

mf fluminensis (Mello-Leitão, 1918)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003480]
Psilochorus f. Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 98, f. 10-11 (Dmf).
M. f. Huber, 2000: 191 (Tmf from Psilochorus).

mf forceps Machado et al., 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041006]
M. f. Machado et al., 2007a: 169, f. 1-12 (Dmf).

mf globulosus (Nicolet, 1849)....................Chile, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003481]
Pholcus g. Nicolet, 1849: 464, pl. 4, f. 7 (Dm).
Blechroscelis g. Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 108, f. 5-6 (Tm from Pholcus, Df).
M. g. Huber, 2000: 191 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula, may be misplaced).

m guapiara Huber, 2000....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003482]
M. g. Huber, 2000: 222, f. 864-868 (Dm).

mf huambisa Huber, 2000....................Peru, Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003483]
M. h. Huber, 2000: 191, f. 738-747 (Dmf).

mf huanuco Huber, 2000....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003484]
M. h. Huber, 2000: 201, f. 59, 183, 782-795 (Dmf).

mf huberi Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041007]
M. h. Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007: 56, f. 1-11 (Dmf).

mf iguazu Huber, 2000....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003485]
M. i. Huber, 2000: 215, f. 138, 830-839 (Dmf).

mf junin Huber, 2000....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003486]
M. j. Huber, 2000: 194, f. 756-766 (Dmf).

mf levii Huber, 2000....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003487]
M. l. Huber, 2000: 234, f. 916-923 (Dmf).

m locono Huber, 2000....................Suriname, Guyana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003488]
M. l. Huber, 2000: 194, f. 748-755 (Dm).

mf luteus (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003489]
Pholcus imbecillus Keyserling, 1891: 170, pl. 5, f. 115 (Df).
Pholcus l. Keyserling, 1891: 171, pl. 5, f. 117 (Dm).
Litoporus coccineus Simon, 1893a: 483, f. 473 (Dm).
Litoporus fulvus Moenkhaus, 1898: 105, pl. 5, f. 4 (Dmf).
Litoporus l. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 158.
Litoporus imbecillus Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 93, f. 1 (f).
Litoporus l. Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 93, f. 2 (m).
Litoporus fulvus Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 94, f. 3-4 (m).
Litoporus coccineus Huber, 1997c: 587, f. 10A-E, 11A-B (m).
M. l. Huber, 2000: 230, f. 907-915 (Tm from Litoporus, Sf).

mf mairyara Machado et al., 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041008]
M. m. Machado et al., 2007a: 171, f. 13-23 (Dmf).

mf maxacali Huber, 2000....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003490]
M. m. Huber, 2000: 223, f. 869-875 (Dmf).

mf nigridentis (Mello-Leitão, 1922)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003491]
Psilochorus n. Mello-Leitão, 1922a: 212, f. 8-11 (Dmf).
M. n. Huber, 2000: 191 (Tmf from Psilochorus).

f paraensis (Mello-Leitão, 1947)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003492]
Coryssocnemis p. Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 161, f. 7 (Df).
M. p. Huber, 2000: 197, f. 767 (Tf from Coryssocnemis).

mf pseudoblechroscelis González-Sponga, 1998 *....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003493]
Mesabolivari p. González-Sponga, 1998: 27, f. 33-41 (Dmf).

m rudilapsi Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041009]
M. r. Machado, Brescovit & Francisco, 2007: 57, f. 12-18 (Dm).

mf samatiaguassu Huber, Brescovit & Rheims, 2005....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039655]
M. s. Huber, Brescovit & Rheims, 2005: 286, f. 2A-C, 3A-D, 4A-F (Dmf).

f simoni (Moenkhaus, 1898)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003495]
Blechroscelis s. Moenkhaus, 1898: 101, pl. 5, f. 3 (Df).
Blechroscelis s. Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 107, f. 21 (f).
M. s. Huber, 2000: 237, f. 934-939 (Tf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).

mf spinulosus (Mello-Leitão, 1939)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003496]
Blechrocelis s. Mello-Leitão, 1939a: 173 (Dmf).
Blechroscelis spiniulosa Brignoli, 1983c: 160.
M. s. Huber, 2000: 212, f. 820-825 (Tmf from Blechroscelis=Priscula).

mf tandilicus (Mello-Leitão, 1940)....................Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003497]
Litoporus t. Mello-Leitão, 1940b: 9, f. 10-12 (Dmf).
M. t. Huber, 2000: 214, f. 828-829 (Tmf from Litoporus).
M. t. Machado et al., 2013: 402, f. 1-14 (mf).

mf togatus (Keyserling, 1891)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003498]
Pholcus coeruleus Keyserling, 1891: 171, pl. 5, f. 116 (Df).
Pholcus t. Keyserling, 1891: 172, pl. 5, f. 118 (Dm).
Coryssocnemus togata Moenkhaus, 1898: 95.
Blechroscelis coruleus Moenkhaus, 1898: 101.
Coryssocnemis togata Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 103, f. 15 (m).
Blechroscelis coerulea Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 108, f. 24 (f).
M. t. Huber, 2000: 219, f. 851-863 (Tm from Coryssocnemis, Sf).

mf uruguayensis Machado et al., 2013....................Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046047]
M. u. Machado et al., 2013: 408, f. 31-40 (Dmf).

m xingu Huber, 2000....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003499]
M. x. Huber, 2000: 230, f. 902-906 (Dm).

mf yuruani (Huber, 2000)....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003427]
Kaliana y. Huber, 2000: 271, f. 1090-1100 (Dm).
Kaliana y. Huber, 2006: 706, f. 1-29 (Df).
M. y. Astrin, Misof & Huber, 2007: 23.