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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Phoneyusa Karsch, 1884 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00264]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Loxophobema Simon, 1907 and Umangia Strand, 1920 by Laurent, 1946: 303; not a senior synonym of Loxoptygus Simon, 1903 or Myostola Simon, 1903 (Raven, 1985a: 149, contra Laurent, 1946: 303), Anoploscelus Pocock, 1897 (Smith, 1990c: 21, contra Raven, 1985a: 149), or Pelinobius Karsch, 1885 (Gallon, 2010a: 43, contra Ravem, 1985a: 157).

Transferred to other genera:
P. bettoni Pocock, 1898 -- see Pelinobius.
P. celeripes (Pocock, 1897) -- see Anoploscelus.
P. gregori Pocock, 1897 -- see Pelinobius.
P. lesserti (Laurent, 1946) -- see Anoploscelus.
P. mutica (Karsch, 1885) -- see Pelinobius.
P. rufa Berland, 1914 -- see Pelinobius.

In synonymy:
P. severini (Strand, 1920, T from Hysterocrates) = P. bidentata Pocock, 1899 (Laurent, 1946: 305).
P. umangiana Strand, 1920 = P. bidentata Pocock, 1899 (Laurent, 1946: 305).

Nomen nudum:
P. pococki Dresco, 1973a: 110 (name for mf specimens from Congo believed misidentified as P. bidentata by Lessert, 1930: 613, f. 1, but no diagnosis provided).

f antilope (Simon, 1889)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002285]
Harpaxotheria a. Simon, 1889h: 414 (Df).
P. a. Pocock, 1897b: 760.

f belandana Karsch, 1884 *....................Central African Rep. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002286]
P. b. Karsch, 1884c: 348 (Df).
P. b. Smith, 1990c: 46, f. 188-196 (f).
P. b. Schmidt, 1993d: 111, f. 347 (f).
P. b. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 651 (f).

mf bidentata Pocock, 1899....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002288]
P. b. Pocock, 1899e: 843, pl. 56, f. 11 (Dm).
P. b. Lessert, 1930: 613, f. 1 (m, Df).
Hysterocrates severini Strand, 1920: 105 (Df).
Phoneyusa umangiana Strand, 1920: 106 (Dm).
Umangia umangiana Strand, 1920: 106.
P. b. Laurent, 1946: 305 (S).
P. b. Smith, 1986b: 37, f. 29h (m).
P. b. Smith, 1987d: 37, f. 29h (m).
P. b. Smith, 1990c: 48, f. 209-220 (m).
P. b. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 653 (m).

m bidentata ituriensis Laurent, 1946....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002289]
P. b. i. Laurent, 1946: 307 (Dm).

f bouvieri Berland, 1917....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002290]
P. b. Berland, 1917: 469, f. 3 (Df).

f buettneri Karsch, 1886....................Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002291]
P. büttneri Karsch, 1886a: 83 (Df).

f celerierae Smith, 1990....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002292]
P. celerieri Smith, 1990c: 49, f. 222-230 (Df; N.B.: patronym for Marie-Louise Célérier).
P. celerieri Schmidt, 1993d: 111, f. 349 (f).
P. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 654 (f).

f chevalieri Simon, 1906....................West Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002293]
P. c. Simon, 1906e: 189 (Df).

m cultridens Berland, 1917....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002294]
P. c. Berland, 1917: 472, f. 6-7 (Dm).
P. c. Smith, 1986b: 38, f. 31h (m).
P. c. Smith, 1987d: 38, f. 31h (m).
P. c. Smith, 1990c: 50, f. 231-232 (m).
P. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 655 (m).

f efuliensis Smith, 1990....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002295]
P. e. Smith, 1990c: 50, f. 233-243 (Df; N.B.: spelled efuliensus in species heading but correct elsewhere).
P. e. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 656 (f).

f elephantiasis Berland, 1917....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002296]
P. e. Berland, 1917: 470, f. 4-5 (Df).

f gabonica (Simon, 1889)....................Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002297]
Pelinobius gabonicus Simon, 1889h: 413 (Df).
P. g. Smith, 1990c: 52 (Tf from Myostola per Roewer).

m giltayi Laurent, 1946....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002298]
P. g. Laurent, 1946: 314 (Dm).

m gracilipes (Simon, 1889)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002299]
Harpaxotheria g. Simon, 1889h: 414 (Dm).

mf lesserti Dresco, 1973....................Central African Rep. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002301]
P. l. Dresco, 1973a: 105, f. 1-13 (Dmf).
P. l. Smith, 1990c: 53, f. 254a-l (mf).
P. l. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 658-659 (mf).

mf manicata Simon, 1907....................Principe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002302]
P. m. Simon, 1907d: 224 (Df).
P. m. Bacelar, 1958: 39 (Dm).

f minima (Strand, 1907)....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002303]
Hysterocrates minimus Strand, 1907a: 554 (Df).
Hysterocrates minimus Strand, 1907f: 245 (Df).
P. m. Laurent, 1946: 311 (Tf from Hysterocrates).

m nigroventris (Marx, 1893)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002305]
Selenocosmia n. Marx, 1893: 587 (Dm).
P. n. Laurent, 1946: 312 (Tm from Selenocosmia where "nicht zu deuten!" per Roewer).

f principium Simon, 1907....................Principe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002306]
P. p. Simon, 1907d: 224 (Df).

f rutilata (Simon, 1907)....................Guinea-Bissau [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002308]
Loxophobema r. Simon, 1907d: 225 (Df).

f westi Smith, 1990....................Angola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002309]
P. w. Smith, 1990c: 55, f. 255-262 (Df).
P. w. Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 661 (f).