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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Pachistopelma Pocock, 1901 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00260]

Transferred to other genera:
P. concolor Caporiacco, 1947 -- see Tapinauchenius.

In synonymy:
P. pulchra (Mello-Leitão, 1933, T from Avicularia) = P. rufonigrum Pocock, 1901 (Bertani, 2012: 29).
P. recifiensis (Struchen & Brändle, 1996, T from Avicularia) = P. rufonigrum Pocock, 1901 (Bertani, 2012: 29).

mf bromelicola Bertani, 2012....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045510]
P. b. Bertani, 2012: 36, f. 46-57, 61-66, 75, 79-80 (Dmf).

mf rufonigrum Pocock, 1901 *....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002257]
P. r. Pocock, 1901c: 548 (Dmf).
Avicularia pulchra Mello-Leitão, 1933c: 171, f. 33 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001825].
Avicularia recifiensis Struchen & Brändle, 1996: 2, f. 1-4 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001828].
Avicularia recifiensis Schmidt, 2003l: 202, f. 581-582 (mf).
P. r. Peters, 2003: 244, f. 982 (f).
P. r. Peters, 2005a: 8, f. 3 (f).
P. r. Bertani, 2012: 29, f. 29-45, 58-60, 67, 76-78 (mf, S).