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

Family: NEMESIIDAE

Gen. Rachias Simon, 1892 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00132]

N.B.: transferred here from the Ctenizidae and considered a senior synonym of Parapselligmus Piza, 1939a: 3, type P. caudatus Piza, 1939 by Raven, 1985a: 105; considered a senior synonym of Petropolisia Mello-Leitão, 1920 (Goloboff, 1995: 52, contra Raven, 1985).

Transferred to other genera:
R. intermedius Soares, 1944 -- see Pycnothele.
R. lusitanus Franganillo, 1920 -- see Spiroctenus.
R. piracicabensis Piza, 1938 -- see Pycnothele.
R. plerumque Piza, 1938 -- see Pycnothele piracicabensis.

f aureus (Mello-Leitão, 1920)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001253]
Petropolisia aurea Mello-Leitão, 1920b: 59 (Df).
Petropolisia aurea Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 72, f. 1-3, 24 (f).
R. a. Goloboff, 1995: 52 (Tf from Pselligmus).

m brachythelus (Mello-Leitão, 1937)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001254]
Diplura brachythele Mello-Leitão, 1937a: 4, f. 5-8 (Dm).
R. brachythele Raven, 1985a: 75 (Tm from Diplura).

m caudatus (Piza, 1939)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001255]
Parapselligmus c. Piza, 1939a: 4, f. 1 (Dm).

f conspersus (Walckenaer, 1837)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001256]
Mygale conspersa Walckenaer, 1837: 219 (Df).
Pselligmus c. Raven, 1985a: 108 (Tf from Mygale=Avicularia).
R. c. Goloboff, 1995: 30 (Tf from Pselligmus).

mf dispar (Simon, 1891) *....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001257]
Hermacha d. Simon, 1891f: 304 (Dmf).
R. d. Simon, 1892a: 114.
R. d. Bücherl, 1957: 383, f. 4-4a (m).
R. d. Raven, 1985a: 105, f. 132-141 (mf).
R. d. Lucas, Knysak & Zveibil, 1986: 5, f. 1-3 (mf).

m dolichosternus (Mello-Leitão, 1938)....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001258]
Diplura dolichosterna Mello-Leitão, 1938b: 312, f. 1 (Dm).
R. dolichosterna Raven, 1985a: 75 (Tm from Diplura).

m odontochilus Mello-Leitão, 1923....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001259]
R. odontochila Mello-Leitão, 1923a: 340 (Dm).

mf timbo Goloboff, 1995....................Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001260]
R. t. Goloboff, 1995: 55, f. 3, 19, 35-36, 64, 65A-H (Dmf).

f virgatus Vellard, 1924....................Brazil [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:001261]
R. v. Vellard, 1924a: 158, pl. 11, f. 41 (Df).