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

Family: THERAPHOSIDAE

Gen. Plesiophrictus Pocock, 1899 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00268]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Ischnocolella Strand, 1907 by Raven, 1985a: 154 (for a dissenting view, see S. Huber, 2010); not a senior synonym of Heterophrictus Pocock, 1900 (Guadanucci, 2011b: 524, contra Raven, 1985a: 154).

Transferred to other genera:
P. bhori Gravely, 1915 -- see Neoheterophrictus.
P. blatteri Gravely, 1935 -- see Heterophrictus.
P. collinus Pocock, 1899 -- see Sahydroaraneus.
P. guangxiensis Yin & Tan, 2000 -- see Chilobrachys.
P. madraspatanus Gravely, 1935 -- see Neoheterophrictus.
P. mahabaleshwari Tikader, 1977 -- see Heterophrictus.
P. milleti (Pocock, 1900) -- see Heterophrictus.
P. raja Gravely, 1915 -- see Sahydroaraneus.

In synonymy:
P. satarensis Gravely, 1915 = P. millardi Pocock, 1899 (Guadanucci, 2011b: 523, but see also Sanap & Mirza, 2013: 10).

f fabrei (Simon, 1892)....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002338]
Stichoplastus f. Simon, 1892d: 278 (Df).
P. f. Simon, 1903a: 928.

f linteatus (Simon, 1891)....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002339]
Ischnocolus l. Simon, 1891f: 308 (Df).
P. l. Pocock, 1900a: 183.

mf meghalayaensis Tikader, 1977....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002342]
P. m. Tikader, 1977e: 314, f. 26-30 (Dmf).

mf millardi Pocock, 1899 *....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002343]
P. m. Pocock, 1899d: 749 (Dm).
P. satarensis Gravely, 1915: 274, pl. 15, f. 3 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002346].
P. satarensis Siliwal, Molur & Raven, 2007: 2859, image 29 (f).
P. m. Guadanucci, 2011b: 523, f. 3-7 (m, Sf).
P. m. Sanap & Mirza, 2013: 7, f. 1A-B, 2A-G, 3A-D, 4A-D, 5 (mf; N.B.: female of P. satarensis Gravely, 1915 may be misidentified).

f nilagiriensis Siliwal, Molur & Raven, 2007....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:041565]
P. n. Siliwal, Molur & Raven, 2007: 2853, f. 1-6, images 1-22 (Df).

f senffti (Strand, 1907)....................Micronesia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002347]
Ischnocolella s. Strand, 1907l: 14 (Df).
Ischnocolella s. Roewer, 1963a: 111, f. 3a-c (N.B.: considered a nomen dubium by West, Nunn & Hogg, 2012: 24, but specimens were apparently studied by Raven, 1985a).

f sericeus Pocock, 1900....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002348]
P. s. Pocock, 1900a: 182 (Df).

f tenuipes Pocock, 1899....................Sri Lanka [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:002349]
P. t. Pocock, 1899d: 749 (Df).