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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Pelinobius Karsch, 1885 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:08031]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Phoneyusa Karsch, 1884, contra Raven, 1985a: 157, and considered a senior synonym of Citharischius Pocock, 1900 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00207] by Gallon, 2010a: 43.

Transferred to other genera:
P. stridulantissimus (Strand, 1907) -- see Eumenophorus.

In synonymy:
P. bettoni (Pocock, 1898, T from Phoneyusa) = P. muticus Karsch, 1885 (Gallon, 2010a: 44).
P. crawshayi (Pocock, 1900) = P. muticus Karsch, 1885 (Gallon, 2010a: 44).
P. gregori (Pocock, 1897, T from Phoneyusa) = P. muticus Karsch, 1885 (Gallon, 2010a: 44).
P. rufus (Berland, 1914, T from Phoneyusa) = P. muticus Karsch, 1885 (Gallon, 2010a: 44).

mf muticus Karsch, 1885 *....................Kenya, Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002304]
P. m. Karsch, 1885: 134, f. 5 (Dm).
Phoneyusa gregorii Pocock, 1897b: 761, pl. 43, f. 6 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002300].
Phoneyusa bettoni Pocock, 1898g: 503 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002287].
Citharischius crawshayi Pocock, 1900f: 493, f. a (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001920].
Phoneyusa rufa Berland, 1914: 86, f. 7 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002307].
Phoneyusa rufa Berland, 1932b: 273, f. 405 (m).
Citharischius crawshagi Bonnet, 1956: 1096 (lapsus).
Phoneyusa gregorii Smith, 1986b: 39, f. 34h (m).
Phoneyusa gregorii Smith, 1987d: 39, pl. I.29, f. 34h (m).
Citharischius crawshayi Smith, 1990c: 24, f. 28-37 (f).
Phoneyusa bettoni Smith, 1990c: 47, f. 197-208 (m).
Phoneyusa gregori Smith, 1990c: 52, f. 245-254 (m).
Phoneyusa rufa Smith, 1990c: 54, f. 255a (m).
Citharischius crawshayi Schmidt, 1993d: 109, f. 335-336 (f).
Phoneyusa bettoni Schmidt, 1993d: 111, f. 348 (m).
Citharischius crawshayi Peters, 1998: 35, f. 79-80 (f).
Citharischius crawshayi Peters, 2000a: 103, f. 335 (f).
Citharischius crawshayi Schmidt, 2003l: 210, f. 621; 256, f. 16 (f).
Phoneyusa bettoni Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 652 (m).
Phoneyusa gregori Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 657 (m).
Phoneyusa rufa Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 660 (m).
P. m. Gallon, 2010a: 44, pl. 23-33, f. 44-49 (Tm from Phoneyusa, Sf).