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

Family: PHOLCIDAE

Gen. Pholcophora Banks, 1896 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00411]

N.B.: not a senior synonym of Anopsicus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938 or Pholcophorina Gertsch, 1939 (Gertsch, 1982b: 104, contra Gertsch, 1971: 76).

Transferred to other genera:
P. baerti Gertsch & Peck, 1992 -- see Galapa.
P. baja Gertsch, 1982 -- see Chisosa.
P. bella Gertsch & Peck, 1992 -- see Galapa.
P. bispinosa Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. bolivari Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. debora Gertsch, 1977 -- see Anopsicus.
P. diluta Gertsch & Mulaik, 1940 -- see Chisosa.
P. elliotti Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. evansi Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. exigua Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. gruta Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. hanakash Brignoli, 1974 -- see Anopsicus.
P. hesperia Gertsch, 1982 -- see Tolteca.
P. jalisco Gertsch, 1982 -- see Tolteca.
P. jeanae Gertsch, 1977 -- see Anopsicus.
P. juruensis Mello-Leitão, 1922 -- see Physocyclus.
P. levii Gertsch, 1982 -- see Papiamenta.
P. mitchelli Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.
P. munda Gertsch, 1982 -- see Guaranita.
P. palenque Gertsch, 1977 -- see Anopsicus.
P. pearsei (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938) -- see Anopsicus.
P. placens (O. P.-Cambridge, 1896) -- see Anopsicus.
P. quieta Gertsch, 1973 -- see Anopsicus.
P. speophila (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1938) -- see Anopsicus.
P. troglodyta Gertsch, 1971 -- see Anopsicus.

In synonymy:
P. obscura Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935 = P. americana Banks, 1896 (Gertsch, 1982b: 97).

mf americana Banks, 1896 *....................USA, Canada [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003660]
P. a. Banks, 1896e: 57 (Dm).
P. a. Gertsch, 1935a: 11, f. 19-21 (m, Df).
P. obscura Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935b: 12, pl. 6, f. 45 (Df).
P. a. Gertsch, 1982b: 97, f. 1-4, 7-9 (mf, S).
P. a. Huber, 2000: 114, f. 129, 155, 429-440 (mf).

f bahama Gertsch, 1982....................Bahama Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003661]
P. b. Gertsch, 1982b: 104, f. 329-331 (Df).
P. b. Huber, 2000: 334, f. 1356 (f, probably misplaced).

f maria Gertsch, 1977....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003663]
P. m. Gertsch, 1977: 112, f. 33-35 (Df).
P. m. Huber, 2000: 336, f. 1357 (f, probably misplaced).

m mexcala Gertsch, 1982....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003664]
P. m. Gertsch, 1982b: 99, f. 5-6, 10-11 (Dm).
P. m. Huber, 2000: 114, f. 441-442 (m).

mf texana Gertsch, 1935....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003665]
P. t. Gertsch, 1935a: 11, f. 22-24 (Dm).
P. t. Gertsch, 1982b: 100, f. 16-18, 25-27 (m, Df).
P. t. Huber, 2000: 117, f. 443-447 (mf).