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

Family: DESIDAE

Gen. Paratheuma Bryant, 1940 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01884]

N.B.: transferred here from the Gnaphosidae and considered a senior synonym of Corteza Roth & Brown, 1975a: 2, type C. interaesta Roth & Brown, 1975 by Platnick, 1977c: 199; considered a senior synonym of Swainsia Marples, 1964: 403, type S. armata Marples, 1964 (transferred from the Agelenidae to the Dictynidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 265) by Beatty & Berry, 1988: 48 and of Litisedes Oi, 1960b: 7, type L. shirahamaensis Oi, 1960 (transferred from the Agelenidae to the Dictynidae by Lehtinen, 1967: 244) by Yaginuma, 1990: 2.

Transferred to other genera:
P. isolata Bryant, 1940 -- see Teminius under Miturgidae.

mf andromeda Beatty & Berry, 1989....................Cook Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021616]
P. a. Beatty & Berry, 1989: 340, f. 1-4 (Dmf).

mf armata (Marples, 1964)....................Caroline Is. to Samoa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021617]
Swainsia a. Marples, 1964: 403, f. 2 (Dm).
Swainsia a. Lehtinen, 1967: 450, f. 269-270 (m).
P. a. Beatty & Berry, 1988: 51, f. 3, 6, 9 (m, Df).

mf australis Beatty & Berry, 1989....................Queensland, Fiji [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021618]
P. a. Beatty & Berry, 1989; 343, f. 9-12 (Dmf).

mf awasensis Shimojana, 2013....................Okinawa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045788]
P. a. Shimojana, 2013: 93, f. 1-12 (Dmf).

mf insulana (Banks, 1902) *....................USA, West Indies, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021619]
Eutichurus insulanus Banks, 1902d: 270, f. 3 (Df).
P. i. Bryant, 1940: 387, pl. 11, f. 148 (f).
P. i. Platnick, 1977c: 200, f. 3-4 (f).
P. i. Beatty & Berry, 1988: 49, f. 1, 4, 7 (f, Dm).
P. i. Ono, 2006a: 261, f. 7a-j (mf).
P. i. Penney, 2008: 111, f. 5.114 (m).
P. i. Ono, 2009a: 212, f. 55-60 (mf).

mf interaesta (Roth & Brown, 1975)....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021620]
Corteza i. Roth & Brown, 1975a: 3, f. 3-10 (Dmf).
P. i. Platnick, 1977c: 200, f. 1-2 (f).
P. i. Beatty & Berry, 1988: 50, f. 2, 5, 8 (mf).

mf makai Berry & Beatty, 1989....................Hawaii [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021621]
P. m. Berry & Beatty, 1989: 364, f. 2-5 (Dmf).

mf ramseyae Beatty & Berry, 1989....................Cook Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021622]
P. r. Beatty & Berry, 1989: 342, f. 5-8 (Dmf).

mf rangiroa Beatty & Berry, 1989....................Polynesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021623]
P. r. Beatty & Berry, 1989: 344, f. 13-16 (Dmf).

mf shirahamaensis (Oi, 1960)....................Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:021624]
Litisedes s. Oi, 1960b: 7, f. 10-15 (Dmf).
Litisedes s. Lehtinen, 1967: 450, f. 275 (f).
Litisedes s. Ishinoda, 1975: 5, f. 1-2, 4 (mf).
Litisedes shirahamensis Irie, 1985: 7, f. 18-19 (mf).
Litisedes s. Yaginuma, 1986a: 142, f. 76.5 (f).
Litisedes shirahamensis Paik & Kang, 1987: 92, f. 1-8 (f).
Litisedes s. Chikuni, 1989b: 99, f. 5 (mf).
P. shirahamaense Yaginuma, 1990: 2, f. 1-4 (mf).
P. s. Namkung, 2002: 370, f. 25.1a (f).
P. s. Namkung, 2003: 372, f. 25.1a (f).
P. s. Ono, 2006a: 260, f. 6a-h (mf).
P. s. Ono, 2009a: 212, f. 52-54 (mf).