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

Family: TROCHANTERIIDAE

Gen. Platyoides O. P.-Cambridge, 1890 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02335]

N.B.: transferred here from the Gnaphosidae by Platnick, 1985a: 5; considered a senior synonym of Corimaethes Simon, 1908 (transferred from the Gnaphosidae) by Platnick, 2002: 63.

In synonymy:
P. abrahami O. P.-Cambridge, 1890 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).
P. beta Lawrence, 1928 = P. alpha Lawrence, 1928 (Platnick, 1985a: 8).
P. bidentifer Strand, 1908 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).
P. bottegi Pavesi, 1895 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).
P. campestratus (Simon, 1908) = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 2002: 64).
P. laterigradus Pocock, 1898 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).
P. lawrencei Lessert, 1936 = P. leppanae Pocock, 1902 (Platnick, 1985a: 11).
P. pusilliformis Tucker, 1923 = P. pusillus Pocock, 1898 (Platnick, 1985a: 10).
P. separatus O. P.-Cambridge, 1908 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).
P. simoni O. P.-Cambridge, 1908 = P. walteri (Karsch, 1886) (Platnick, 1985a: 6).

Nomina dubia:
P. bidentatus Strand, 1906b: 607 (j, Ethiopia) -- Platnick, 1985a: 6.
P. unidentatus Lawrence, 1927: 10, pl. 2, f. 55 (f, Namibia) -- Platnick, 1985a: 6.

mf alpha Lawrence, 1928....................Angola, Namibia, South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026203]
P. a. Lawrence, 1928: 226, pl. 21, f. 6 (Dm).
P. beta Lawrence, 1928: 226, pl. 21, f. 7 (Df).
P. a. Platnick, 1985a: 8, f. 15-18 (mf, S).

f costeri Tucker, 1923....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026204]
P. c. Tucker, 1923: 256, pl. 8, f. 1 (Df).
P. c. Platnick, 1985a: 15, f. 43-44 (f).

f fitzsimonsi Lawrence, 1938....................Namibia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026205]
P. f. Lawrence, 1938b: 216, f. 2 (Df).
P. f. Platnick, 1985a: 9, f. 21-22 (f).

mf grandidieri Simon, 1903....................Kenya, Madagascar, Aldabra, Réunion [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026206]
P. g. Simon, 1903b: 139 (Df).
P. g. Schmidt & Jocqué, 1983: 354, f. 1 (f).
P. g. Platnick, 1985a: 12, f. 5-10, 33-36 (f, Dm).
P. g. Wunderlich, 1992a: 487, f. 769-772 (mf).

mf leppanae Pocock, 1902....................Mozambique, South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026207]
P. l. Pocock, 1902a: 19, pl. 3, f. 8 (Dmf).
P. lawrencei Lessert, 1936: 217, f. 10-11 (Dm).
P. lawrencei Lawrence, 1937: 223 (Df).
P. l. Platnick, 1985a: 11, f. 29-32 (mf, S).

mf mailaka Platnick, 1985....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026208]
P. m. Platnick, 1985a: 15, f. 47-48 (Df).
P. m. Andriamalala & Ubick, 2007: 350, f. 1a-, 2a-b, 3a-f, 4.1-5 (f, Dm).

f pictus Pocock, 1902....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026209]
P. p. Pocock, 1902a: 19, pl. 3, f. 7 (Df).
P. p. Tucker, 1923: 259, pl. 8, f. 2 (f).
P. p. Platnick, 1985a: 14, f. 39-40 (f).

f pirie Platnick, 1985....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026210]
P. p. Platnick, 1985a: 15, f. 45-46 (Df).

mf pusillus Pocock, 1898....................Tanzania, Zimbabwe, South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026211]
P. p. Pocock, 1898c: 220, pl. 8, f. 13 (Dj).
P. p. Tucker, 1923: 260 (Df).
P. pusilliformis Tucker, 1923: 260, pl. 8, f. 3 (Df).
P. p. Platnick, 1985a: 10, f. 25-28 (f, Dm, S).

f quinquedentatus Purcell, 1907....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026212]
P. q. Purcell, 1907: 299, pl. 13, f. 3 (Df).
P. q. Platnick, 1985a: 14, f. 41-42 (f).

m ravina Andriamalala & Ubick, 2007....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041338]
P. r. Andriamalala & Ubick, 2007: 354, f. 6a-f, 7.1-3, 8a-b (Dm).

f rossi Platnick, 1985....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026213]
P. r. Platnick, 1985a: 9, f. 19-20 (Df).

f vao Andriamalala & Ubick, 2007....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041339]
P. v. Andriamalala & Ubick, 2007: 357, f. 9a-b, 10a-b, 11 (Df).

f velonus Platnick, 1985....................Madagascar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026214]
P. v. Platnick, 1985a: 12, f. 1-4, 23-24 (Df).

mf venturus Platnick, 1985....................Canary Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026215]
P. v. Platnick, 1985a: 13, f. 37-48 (Df).
P. grandidieri Wunderlich, 1987a: 249, f. 656 (S, rejected).
P. v. Wunderlich, 1992a: 487, f. 765-768 (f, Dm).

mf walteri (Karsch, 1886) *....................East, Southern Africa, introduced in Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:026193]
Hemicloea w. Karsch, 1886d: 151 (Df).
P. abrahami O. P.-Cambridge, 1890b: 624, pl. 58, f. 4 (Df).
P. abrahami Simon, 1893a: 347, f. 310.
P. bottegi Pavesi, 1895a: 509 (Df).
P. laterigradus Pocock, 1898c: 219, pl. 8, f. 12 (Df).
P. bidentatus Purcell, 1907: 298, pl. 13, f. 1-2 (Dmf, preoccupied).
P. bidentifer Strand, 1908e: 267 (replacement name).
P. separatus O. P.-Cambridge, 1908b: 819, pl. 50, f. 7-12 (Df).
P. simonii O. P.-Cambridge, 1908b: 820, pl. 30, f. 13-17 (Dm).
Corimaethes campestratus Simon, 1908d: 385 (Df).
P. w. Platnick, 1985a: 6, f. 11-14 (mf, S).
P. w. Wunderlich, 1992a: 487, f. 773 (m).
P. w. Platnick, 2002: 64, f. 161-164 (mf, S).
P. w. Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2006: 264, f. 109a-f (mf).