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

Family: PHOLCIDAE

Gen. Priscula Simon, 1893 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00416]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Physocyclus Simon, 1893 and considered a senior synonym of Hypsorinus Chamberlin, 1916 by Huber, 1997c: 595, contra Brignoli, 1981c: 96, and of Blechroscelis Simon, 1893 by Huber, 2000: 128.

Transferred to other genera:
P. aurantia (Mello-Leitão, 1940) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. aurantiaca (Mello-Leitão, 1930) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. azurea (Badcock, 1932) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. cambridgei (Mello-Leitão, 1947) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. coerulea (Keyserling, 1891) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. cyanea (Taczanowski, 1874) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. cyaneomaculata (Keyserling, 1891) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. cyaneotaeniata (Keyserling, 1891) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. globulosa (Nicolet, 1849) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. irrorata (Mello-Leitão, 1947) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. modesta (Banks, 1929) -- see Waunana.
P. rubristerna (Caporiacco, 1947) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. serripes (Simon, 1893) -- see Tainonia.
P. simoni (Moenkhaus, 1898) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. spinulosa (Mello-Leitão, 1939) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. tigrina (Taczanowski, 1874) -- see Smeringopus.
P. virescens (Mello-Leitão, 1947) -- see Mesabolivar.
P. viridis (Mello-Leitão, 1918) -- see Mesabolivar.

In synonymy:
P. conwayi (Mello-Leitão, 1947) = P. binghamae (Chamberlin, 1916) (Huber, 2000: 131).
P. ranchograndensis González-Sponga, 1999 = P. venezuelana Simon, 1893 (Huber, 2000: 136).
P. saltensis (Mello-Leitão, 1941, T from Crossopriza) = P. binghamae (Chamberlin, 1916) (Huber, Deeleman-Reinhold & Pérez, 1999: 6).

Nomen dubium:
P. paeta Simon, 1893a: 477, f. 467-468, m, Venezuela (T from Physocyclus) -- Huber, 1997c: 599, González-Sponga, 1999: 124 (but see Brignoli, 1972c: 366, f. 9-12, 14, f, not f. 13).

mf acuoso (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045003]
Blechroscelis a. González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 1, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf andinensis González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003803]
P. a. González-Sponga, 1999: 128, f. 1-9 (Dmf).
P. a. Huber, 2000: 139, f. 536-538 (m).

mf andinensis (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045008]
Blechroscelis a. González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 6, f. 1-9 (Dmf; N.B.: if both valid and congeneric with above listing, a replacement name will be needed).

mf annulipes (Keyserling, 1877)....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003804]
Pholcus a. Keyserling, 1877c: 206, pl. 7, f. 1 (Df).
Blechroscelis a. Simon, 1893a: 483, f. 449-450, 477-478 (Dm).
P. a. Huber, 2000: 134, f. 520-526 (mf).

mf araguana (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045004]
Blechroscelis araguanus González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 2, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf binghamae (Chamberlin, 1916)....................Peru, Bolivia, Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003805]
Hypsorinus b. Chamberlin, 1916: 224, pl. 13, f. 1-9, pl. 14, f. 1-7 (Dmf).
Crossopriza saltensis Mello-Leitão, 1941d: 109, f. 7, pl. III, f. 7 (Df).
Hypsorinus conwayi Mello-Leitão, 1947a: 162, f. 8-9 (Dmf).
Physocyclus b. Brignoli, 1981c: 97, f. 11-13, 19-20 (mf).
P. b. Huber, Deeleman-Reinhold & Pérez, 1999: 6, f. 13-17 (f, S).
P. b. Huber, 2000: 131, f. 501-512 (mf, S).

mf blechroscelis (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045005]
Blechroscelis b. González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 3, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf chejapi González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003806]
P. c. González-Sponga, 1999: 132, f. 10-19 (Dmf).
P. c. Huber, 2000: 139, f. 533-535 (m).

mf copeyensis (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045006]
Blechroscelis c. González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 4, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf cordillerano (González-Sponga, 2011)....................[urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045007]
Blechroscelis c. González-Sponga, 2011a: 24, pl. 5, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf gularis Simon, 1893 *....................Ecuador [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003807]
P. g. Simon, 1893d: 319 (Dmf).
P. g. Simon, 1893a: 478, f. 442, 449.
Physocyclus g. Brignoli, 1981c: 96, f. 8-10, 25 (mf).
P. g. Huber, 1997c: 595, f. 17A-B, 18A-D, 19A-B (mf).
P. g. Huber, 2000: 129, f. 495-500 (mf).

m huila Huber, 2000....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003808]
P. h. Huber, 2000: 137, f. 530-532 (Dm).

mf lagunosa González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003809]
P. l. González-Sponga, 1999: 137, f. 20-28 (Dmf).

mf limonensis González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003810]
P. l. González-Sponga, 1999: 141, f. 29-37 (Dmf).

mf paeza Huber, 2000....................Colombia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003811]
P. p. Huber, 2000: 142, f. 547-551 (Dmf).

mf pallisteri Huber, 2000....................Peru [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003812]
P. p. Huber, 2000: 133, f. 513-519 (Dmf).

m piapoco Huber, 2000....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003813]
P. p. Huber, 2000: 141, f. 539-540 (Dm).

mf piedraensis González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003814]
P. p. González-Sponga, 1999: 145, f. 38-46 (Dmf).

mf salmeronica González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003815]
P. s. González-Sponga, 1999: 155, f. 56-65 (Dmf).

m taruma Huber, 2000....................Guyana [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003816]
P. t. Huber, 2000: 144, f. 556-559 (Dm).

m tunebo Huber, 2000....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003818]
P. t. Huber, 2000: 143, f. 552-555 (Dm).

mf ulai González-Sponga, 1999....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003819]
P. u. González-Sponga, 1999: 160, f. 66-75 (Dmf).
P. u. Huber, 2000: 141, f. 96, 102, 166, 541-546 (m).

mf venezuelana Simon, 1893....................Venezuela [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:003820]
P. v. Simon, 1893a: 477, f. 466 (Dm).
P. v. Huber, 1997c: 601, f. 20A-B, 21A-D (m, Df).
P. v. González-Sponga, 1999: 164, f. 76-85 (mf, probably misidentified).
P. ranchograndensis González-Sponga, 1999: 150, f. 47-55 (Dmf).
P. v. Huber, 2000: 136, f. 527-529 (m, S).