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

Family: PHOLCIDAE

Gen. Physocyclus Simon, 1893 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00413]

N.B.: not a senior synonym of Priscula Simon, 1893 (Huber, 1997c: 595, contra Brignoli, 1981c: 96.

Transferred to other genera:
P. binghamae (Chamberlin, 1916) -- see Priscula.
P. conwayi (Mello-Leitão, 1947) -- see Priscula.
P. difficilis Mello-Leitão, 1918 -- see Mesabolivar.
P. gularis (Simon, 1893) -- see Priscula.
P. macrostylus Mello-Leitão, 1941 -- see Gertschiola.
P. paetus (Simon, 1893) -- see Priscula.
P. simoni Berland, 1911 -- see Psilochorus.
P. venezuelanus (Simon, 1893) -- see Priscula.

In synonymy:
P. boconoensis González-Sponga, 2007 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2009a: 66).
P. borburatensis González-Sponga, 2007 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2009a: 66).
P. cariacoensis González-Sponga, 2007 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2009a: 66).
P. claviger (Simon, 1877, T from Pholcus) = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2011b: 126).
P. guatirensis Mello-Leitão, 1922 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2000: 149).
P. juruensis (Mello-Leitão, 1922, T from Pholcophora) = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Silva-Moreira et al., 2010: 45, after Huber, 2000: 344).
P. monaguensis Mello-Leitão, 1922 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber, 2000: 149).
P. muricola Badcock, 1932 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 72, 1946b: 33).
P. neomexicanus Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1929 = P. enaulus Crosby, 1926 (Gertsch & Mulaik, 1940: 320, after Gertsch, 1935a: 11).
P. orientalis Zhu & Song, 1999 = P. globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) (Huber & Zhu, 2001: 152).

Nomen dubium:
P. rotundus O. P.-Cambridge, 1898a: 263, pl. 39, f. 3 (f, Guatemala), F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 369, pl. 35, f. 3b (not f. 3, 3a, =P. globosus) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003792] -- Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 76.

mf bicornis Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003776]
P. b. Gertsch, 1971: 64, f. 66-69 (Dmf; N.B.: omitted by Brignoli).
P. b. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 12, f. 1-7 (mf).
P. b. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 16-17 (mf).

mf brevicornus Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043386]
P. b. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 54, f. 133-139 (Dmf).

mf californicus Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1929....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003777]
P. c. Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1929: 102, pl. 1, f. 3-4, 6, 11 (Dmf).
P. c. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 14, f. 8-14 (mf).

mf cornutus Banks, 1898....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003778]
P. c. Banks, 1898b: 212, pl. 13, f. 41 (Dmf).
P. c. Chamberlin, 1921b: 247, pl. 10, f. 5 (f).
P. c. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 16, f. 15-21 (mf).
P. c. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 2-3 (f).

mf darwini Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043392]
P. d. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 67, f. 176-182 (Dmf).

mf dugesi Simon, 1893....................Mexico to Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003779]
P. d. Simon, 1893d: 320 (Dmf).
P. d. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 369, pl. 35, f. 1-2 (mf).
P. d. Banks, 1913: 181, pl. 12, f. 25 (m).
P. d. Huber, 1997c: 595, f. 15A-C, 16A-B (m).
P. d. Huber, 1998b: 1596, f. 112-115 (mf).
P. d. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 18, f. 22-28 (mf).
P. d. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 5-7 (m).

mf enaulus Crosby, 1926....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003780]
P. e. Crosby, 1926: 1, pl. 1, f. 1-2 (Df).
P. neomexicanus Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1929: 102, pl. 1, f. 8, 13-15 (Dm).
P. e. Gertsch & Mulaik, 1940: 320 (Sm).
P. e. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 21, f. 29-41 (mf).

mf franckei Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043384]
P. f. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 50, f. 119-125 (Dmf).

mf gertschi Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043387]
P. g. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 58, f. 140-146 (Dmf).

mf globosus (Taczanowski, 1874) *....................Cosmopolitan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003781]
Pholcus g. Taczanowski, 1874: 105 (Df).
Pholcus claviger Simon, 1877a: 483 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003686].
Pholcus gibbosus Keyserling, 1877c: 208, pl. 7, f. 2 (Df).
P. g. Simon, 1893a: 470.
Pholcus gibbosus Workman, 1896: 72, pl. 72 (f).
Decetia incisa O. P.-Cambridge, 1898a: 234, pl. 29, f. 1 (Df).
P. g. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902a: 368, pl. 34, f. 22-23 (f, Dm).
P. g. Chamberlin, 1921b: 247, pl. 10, f. 4 (f).
P. dubius Mello-Leitão, 1922a: 210, f. 2 (Df).
Pholcophora juruensis Mello-Leitão, 1922a: 210, f. 3-4 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003662].
P. g. Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 141, f. 132-135 (mf).
P. muricola Badcock, 1932: 7, f. 2 (Dmf).
P. g. Nakatsudi, 1943a: 152, f. 4a-e (mf).
P. g. Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 71 (S).
P. g. Mello-Leitão, 1946b: 33 (S).
P. g. Brignoli, 1981c: 94, f. 14-18, 21-24 (mf).
P. g. Yaginuma, 1986a: 31, f. 17.8 (m).
Artema atlanta Feng, 1990: 45, f. 20.1-7 (mf, misidentified).
P. g. Huber & Eberhard, 1997: 905, f. 1-3, 5-9 (mf).
P. g. Huber, 1998b: 1596, f. 116-119 (mf).
P. orientalis Zhu & Song, in Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 63, f. 26A-H (Dmf).
P. g. Huber, 2000: 149, f. 36, 49, 139, 169 (S).
P. g. Huber & Zhu, 2001: 152 (S).
P. g. Saaristo, 2001b: 17, f. 23-34 (mf).
P. g. Beatty, Berry & Huber, 2008: 19, f. 12-14, 44-45 (mf).
P. boconoensis González-Sponga, 2007: 56, pl. 1, f. 1-9 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043585].
P. borburatensis González-Sponga, 2007: 58, pl. 2, f. 1-9 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043586].
P. cariacoensis González-Sponga, 2007: 60, pl. 3, f. 1-9 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043587].
P. guatirensis González-Sponga, 2007: 62, pl. 4, f. 1-10 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043588].
P. monaguensis González-Sponga, 2007: 64, pl. 5, f. 1-9 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043589].
P. g. Huber, 2009a: 66 (S).
P. g. Irie, 2009: 111, f. 36-38 (mf).
P. g. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 25, f. 42-48 (mf).
P. g. Silva-Moreira et al., 2010: 46 (S P. juruensis, after Huber, 2000: 344).
P. g. Saaristo, 2010: 166, f. 25.46-53 (mf).
P. g. Huber, 2011b: 126 (S).
P. g. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 14-15 (m).

mf guanacaste Huber, 1998....................Costa Rica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003782]
P. g. Huber, 1998b: 1591, f. 58-63 (Dmf).
P. g. Huber, 2000: 19, f. 37 (m).
P. g. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 28, f. 49-55 (mf).

mf hoogstraali Gertsch & Davis, 1942....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003783]
P. h. Gertsch & Davis, 1942: 7, f. 45 (Df).
P. h. Gertsch, 1971: 62, f. 64-65 (Dm).
P. h. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 30, f. 56-62 (mf).

mf huacana Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043388]
P. h. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 58, f. 147-153 (Dmf).

mf lautus Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003784]
P. l. Gertsch, 1971: 66, f. 61 (Df).
P. l. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 32, f. 63-69 (f, Dm).
P. l. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 18-19 (m).

mf marialuisae Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043390]
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 64, f. 161-167 (Dmf).

mf merus Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003785]
P. m. Gertsch, 1971: 64, f. 39-42 (Dmf).
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 34, f. 70-76 (mf).

f mexicanus Banks, 1898....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003786]
P. m. Banks, 1898b: 213, pl. 13, f. 40 (Df).

mf michoacanus Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043385]
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 52, f. 126-132 (Dmf).
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 4 (f).

mf modestus Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003787]
P. m. Gertsch, 1971: 65, f. 47-49 (Dmf).
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 37, f. 77-83 (mf).
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 11-12 (f).

mf montanoi Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043389]
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 61, f. 154-160 (Dmf).

mf mysticus Chamberlin, 1924....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003788]
P. m. Chamberlin, 1924b: 632, f. 70-71 (Dm).
P. m. Huber, 2000: 150, f. 570-580 (m, Df).
P. m. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 39, f. 84-90 (mf).

mf palmarus Jiménez & Palacios-Cardiel, 2013....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046305]
P. p. Jiménez & Palacios-Cardiel, 2013: 96, f. 3-13 (Dmf).

m paredesi Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043396]
P. p. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 76, f. 204-207 (Dm).

mf pedregosus Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003790]
P. p. Gertsch, 1971: 64, f. 43-46 (Dmf).
P. p. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 41, f. 91-97 (mf).

mf platnicki Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043395]
P. p. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 74, f. 197-203 (Dmf).

mf reddelli Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003791]
P. r. Gertsch, 1971: 62, f. 34-38 (Dmf).
P. r. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 41, f. 98-104 (mf).

mf rothi Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043393]
P. r. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 70, f. 183-189 (Dmf).

mf sarae Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043394]
P. s. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 72, f. 190-196 (Dmf).
P. s. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 20-21 (f).

mf sprousei Valdez-Mondragón, 2010....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043391]
P. s. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 64, f. 168-175 (Dmf).
P. s. Valdez-Mondragón, 2013b: 186, f. 8 (m).

mf tanneri Chamberlin, 1921....................USA, Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003793]
P. t. Chamberlin, 1921b: 245, pl. 10, f. 1-3 (Df).
P. t. Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1929: 102, pl. 1, f. 5, 7, 9, 12 (Dm).
P. t. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 45, f. 105-111 (mf).

mf validus Gertsch, 1971....................Mexico [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003794]
P. v. Gertsch, 1971: 65, f. 50-52 (Dmf).
P. v. Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 47, f. 112-118 (mf).

m viridis Mello-Leitão, 1940....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003795]
P. v. Mello-Leitão, 1940h: 21 (Dm; N.B.: misplaced in this genus, per Huber, 2000: 149 and Valdez-Mondragón, 2010b: 77).