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

Family: SPARASSIDAE

Gen. Polybetes Simon, 1897 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02565]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Leptosparassus Järvi, 1914 and Streptaedoea Järvi, 1914 by Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 314.

In synonymy:
P. bidentatus (Järvi, 1914) = P. germaini Simon, 1897 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 321).
P. cancroides Mello-Leitão, 1945 = P. obnuptus Simon, 1897 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 324).
P. humeratus Mello-Leitão, 1941 = P. rapidus (Keyserling, 1880) (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 334).
P. immigrans (Strand, 1913, T from Isopeda) = P. pythagoricus (Holmberg, 1875) (Hirst, 1990: 25).
P. retroreceptaculatus (Järvi, 1914) = P. germaini Simon, 1897 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 321).
P. semivittatus Mello-Leitão, 1938 = P. rapidus (Keyserling, 1880) (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 334).
P. tucumanus Mello-Leitão, 1941 = P. obnuptus Simon, 1897 (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 324).
P. vittatus Mello-Leitão, 1938 = P. trifoveatus (Järvi, 1914) (Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 335).

f delfini Simon, 1904....................Chile [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029444]
P. d. Simon, 1904e: 99 (Df).
P. d. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 320, f. 5-6 (f).

mf germaini Simon, 1897....................Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029445]
P. g. Simon, 1897b: 486 (Dmf).
Streptaedoea retroreceptaculata Järvi, 1914: 40, 138, f. 34, 77, pl. 2, f. 4-6 (Df).
Streptaedoea bidentata Järvi, 1914: 143, f. 78-79 (Dm).
P. g. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 321, f. 3-4, 23, 31-32 (mf, S).

mf martius (Nicolet, 1849) *....................Chile, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029446]
Olios m. Nicolet, 1849: 413, pl. 3, f. 5 (Dm).
Olios hispidus Nicolet, 1849: 414 (Df).
Sparassus m. Keyserling, 1880: 260, pl. 7, f. 143 (f).
Isopeda m. Simon, 1880a: 251.
P. m. Simon, 1897a: 45.
P. m. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 323, f. 7-10, 25 (mf).

mf obnuptus Simon, 1897....................Bolivia, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029447]
P. o. Simon, 1897b: 487 (Df).
P. tucumanus Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 161, pl. 8, f. 39 (Df).
P. cancroides Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 268, f. 55 (Dm).
P. tucumanus Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1948: 20 (Dm).
P. o. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 321, f. 13-14, 40-42 (f, Sm).

mf pallidus Mello-Leitão, 1941....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029448]
P. p. Mello-Leitão, 1941f: 217, f. 27 (Df).
P. p. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 326, f. 15-18, 37 (f, Dm).

f parvus (Järvi, 1914)....................Paraguay [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029449]
Leptosparassus p. Järvi, 1914: 32, 122, f. 24, 73, pl. 1, f. 3-4 (Df).

m proximus Mello-Leitão, 1943....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029450]
P. p. Mello-Leitão, 1943b: 261 (Dm).

mf punctulatus Mello-Leitão, 1944....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029451]
P. p. Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 361, f. 54 (Df).
P. p. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 328, f. 19-22, 38 (f, Dm).

mf pythagoricus (Holmberg, 1875)....................Brazil, Guyana, Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029452]
Ocypete pythagorica Holmberg, 1875: 287, pl. 6, f. 2 (Dmf).
Voconia maculata Keyserling, 1880: 232, pl. 4, f. 127 (Dmf).
Isopeda maculata Simon, 1880a: 250.
P. maculatus Simon, 1897a: 29, f. 28 (m).
P. p. Brèthes, 1909a: 46.
Isopeda immigrans Strand, 1913c: 614 (Df).
P. maculatus Järvi, 1914: 35, 130, f. 28, pl. 1, f. 7-10 (f).
P. p. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 329, f. 11-12, 26-28 (mf).
P. p. Hirst, 1990: 25 (S).
P. p. Ramírez, 2014: 226, f. 154F (m).

f quadrifoveatus (Järvi, 1914)....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029453]
Leptosparassus q. Järvi, 1914: 33, 125, f. 26, 74, pl. 1, f. 5-6 (Df).

mf rapidus (Keyserling, 1880)....................Suriname to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029454]
Sparassus r. Keyserling, 1880: 257, pl. 7, f. 141 (Dm).
Sparassus funestus Keyserling, 1880: 249, pl. 7, f. 135 (Df, not m).
Olios r. Simon, 1880a: 300.
Sparassus r. Keyserling, 1891: 254.
Sparassus r. Tullgren, 1905: 44, pl. 6, f. 18 (f).
Streptaedoea rapida Järvi, 1914: 36, 131, f. 33, 75-76, pl. 1, f. 11-13, pl. 2, f. 1-3 (mf).
Olios r. Mello-Leitão, 1918a: 56, f. 32-33 (mf).
P. semivittatus Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 109, f. 28 (Df).
P. humeratus Mello-Leitão, 1941f: 216, f. 26 (Df).
P. r. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 333, f. 1-2, 24, 29-30 (mf, S).

mf rubrosignatus Mello-Leitão, 1943....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029455]
P. rubro-signatus Mello-Leitão, 1943a: 200, f. 29, 29a-b (Dmf).

mf trifoveatus (Järvi, 1914)....................Paraguay, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029456]
Leptosparassus t. Järvi, 1914: 29, 119, f. 23, 72, pl. 1, f. 1-2 (Df).
P. vittatus Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 110, f. 29 (Df).
P. t. Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1965b: 336, f. 33-36, 39 (f, Dm, S).