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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Phormictopus Pocock, 1901 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00265]

Transferred to other genera:
P. intermedius (Ausserer, 1875) -- see Cyrtopholis.
P. multicuspidatus Mello-Leitão, 1929 -- see Proshapalopus.
P. pheopygus Mello-Leitão, 1923 -- see Acanthoscurria.

In synonymy:
P. cancerides centumfocensis (Franganillo, 1926) = P. cautus (Ausserer, 1875) (Rudloff, 2008a: 27).
P. cancerides tenuispinus Strand, 1906 = P. cancerides (Latreille, 1806) (Rudloff, 2008a: 20).
P. dubius (Chamberlin, 1917) = P. cubensis Chamberlin, 1917 (Rudloff, 2008a: 30).
P. nesiotes Chamberlin, 1917 = P. cautus (Ausserer, 1875) (Rudloff, 2008a: 27).
P. piephoi Schmidt, 2003 = P. cubensis Chamberlin, 1917 (Rudloff, 2008a: 30).

Nomen dubium:
P. hirsutus Strand, 1907l: 60 (m, Venezuela) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002319] -- Rudloff, 2008a: 3.

mf atrichomatus Schmidt, 1991....................probably Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002310]
P. a. Schmidt, 1991a: 7, f. 1 (Df).
P. a. Schmidt, 1993d: 94, f. 274 (f).
P. a. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 161 (f).
P. a. Schmidt, 2001a: 4, f. 3 (f).
P. a. Schmidt, 2003l: 183, f. 464; 256, f. 9 (f).
P. a. Peters, 2005b: 91, f. 290-293 (f).
P. a. Friebolin & Friebolin, 2006: 10, f. 1-3 (Dm).
P. a. Rudloff, 2008a: 8, f. 1-10 (mf).

mf auratus Ortiz & Bertani, 2005....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:039505]
P. a. Ortiz & Bertani, 2005: 30, f. 1-9 (Dmf).
P. a. Rudloff, 2008a: 13, f. 11-22 (mf).

m australis Mello-Leitão, 1941....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002311]
P. a. Mello-Leitão, 1941a: 116 (Dm; N.B.: misplaced in this genus, per Rudloff, 2008a: 3).

mf bistriatus Rudloff, 2008....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041591]
P. b. Rudloff, 2008a: 16, f. 23-32 (Dmf).

f brasiliensis Strand, 1907....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002312]
P. b. Strand, 1907l: 58 (Df; N.B.: misplaced in this genus, per Rudloff, 2008a: 3).

mf cancerides (Latreille, 1806) *....................West Indies to Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002313]
Mygale c. Latreille, 1806: 83 (D).
Mygale c. Hahn, 1820: 16, pl. 3 (Dm).
Mygale c. Hahn, 1833a: 77, f. 57 (m).
Mygale c. Walckenaer, 1837: 214 (Df).
Mygale erichsonii C. L. Koch, 1841a: 28, f. 709 (Dmf).
Mygale c. C. L. Koch, 1842: 63, f. 730 (f).
Eurypelma c. Ausserer, 1871a: 215.
Eurypelma c. Ausserer, 1875: 197, pl. 7, f. 40 (m).
Schizopelma erichsoni Banks, 1901d: 218.
P. c. Pocock, 1901c: 545.
P. cancerides tenuispina Strand, 1906c: 17 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002315].
P. c. Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 46, f. 28-30 (m).
P. c. Bücherl, 1957: 398, f. 71-71a (m).
P. c. Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1979: 296, f. 8-14 (mf)
P. c. Schmidt, 1986: 55, f. 77-78 (m).
P. c. Smith, 1986b: 151, f. 29h (m).
P. c. Smith, 1987b: 8, f. 1-11 (m).
P. c. Smith, 1987d: 151, f. 29h (m).
P. c. Hancock & Hancock, 1989: 50, f. 45 (f).
P. c. Schmidt, 1991a: 10, f. 2 (f).
P. c. Smith, 1992c: 40, f. 1.1-11 (m).
P. c. Schmidt, 1993d: 94, f. 270-273 (mf).
P. c. Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: 54, f. 34 (f).
P. c. Schmidt, 1997g, 1998h: 18, f. 157-160 (mf).
P. c. Schmidt, 1999f: 15, f. 30-32 (mf).
P. c. Peters, 2000b: 76, f. 212-213 (mf).
P. c. Schmidt, 2001a: 3, f. 2 (f).
P. c. Bertani, 2001: 324, f. 35-37 (mf).
P. c. Schmidt, 2003l: 134, f. 178-180 (mf).
P. c. Peters, 2003: 263, f. 1052, 1058-1064 (mf).
P. c. Rudloff, 2008a: 20, f. 33-42 (mf, S).

mf cautus (Ausserer, 1875)....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002316]
Lasiodora cauta Ausserer, 1875: 191 (Dm).
P. c. Pocock, 1901c: 545.
P. nesiotes Chamberlin, 1917: 60, pl. 4, f. 8-9 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002321].
Eurypelma cancerides centumfocensis Franganillo, 1926a: 45 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002314].
Eurypelma canceroides centumfocensis Franganillo, 1936c: 41 (Dm).
P. cancerides centumfocensis Roewer, 1942a: 249.
P. nesiotes Smith, 1986b: 152, f. 33h (m).
P. nesiotes Smith, 1987d: 152, f. 33h (m).
P. nesiotes Peters, 2003: 268, f. 1077-1078 (m).
P. nesiotes Peters, 2005b: 93, f. 298-301 (m).
P. c. Rudloff, 2008a: 27, f. 55-64 (m, Sf).

mf cochleasvorax Rudloff, 2008....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041592]
P. c. Rudloff, 2008a: 23, f. 43-54 (Dmf).

mf cubensis Chamberlin, 1917....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002317]
P. c. Chamberlin, 1917: 59 (Df).
Acanthoscurria dubia Chamberlin, 1917: 67 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002318].
P. dubius Schiapelli & Gerschman, 1964: 391, 393 (Tf from Acanthoscurria).
P. meloderma Schmidt, 2001a: 4, f. 4 (f, misidentified).
P. meloderma Piepho, 2001: 3, f. 1 (f, misidentified).
P. c. Bertani, 2001: 324, f. 34 (m).
P. meloderma Schmidt, 2002f: 3, f. 1-5 (mf, misidentified).
P. c. Peters, 2003: 267, f. 1073 (m).
P. piephoi Schmidt, 20003h: 14, f. 1-5 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038351].
P. piephoi Schmidt, 2003l: 183, f. 466 (f).
P. piephoi Peters, 2003: 269, f. 1082-1083, 1083a (mf).
P. piephoi Peters, 2005b: 94, f. 302-307 (mf).
P. c. Rudloff, 2008a: 30, f. 65-84 (mf, S).

mf fritzschei Rudloff, 2008....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041593]
P. f. Rudloff, 2008a: 35, f. 85-94 (Dmf).

f jonai Rudloff, 2008....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041594]
P. j. Rudloff, 2008a: 38, f. 95-100 (Df).

f melodermus Chamberlin, 1917....................Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002320]
P. meloderma Chamberlin, 1917: 62 (Df).
P. meloderma Rudloff, 2008a: 41, f. 101-106 (f).

j platus Chamberlin, 1917....................USA or Hispaniola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002322]
P. p. Chamberlin, 1917: 63 (Df).
P. p. Rudloff, 2008a: 41, f. 117-119 (holotype is juv. m).

f ribeiroi Mello-Leitão, 1923....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002323]
P. r. Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 275, f. 143, 176 (Df; N.B.: misplaced in this genus, per Rudloff, 2008a: 3).

mf schepanskii Rudloff, 2008....................Cuba [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041595]
P. s. Rudloff, 2008a: 42, f. 107-116 (Dmf).