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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Scoloderus Simon, 1887 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01557]

Transferred to other genera:
S. soaresi Mello-Leitão, 1945 -- see Testudinaria.

In synonymy:
S. americanus (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889) = S. tuberculifer (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889) (Traw, 1996: 67).
S. birabeni Mello-Leitão, 1945 (removed from S of S. cordatus) = S. gibber (O. P.-Cambridge, 1898) (Traw, 1996: 61, contra Levi, 1976: 386).
S. eresimorphus (Taczanowski, 1879) = S. cordatus (Taczanowski, 1879) (Levi, 1976: 386).
S. hybus Chamberlin, 1916 = S. tuberculifer (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889) (Traw, 1996: 67).
S. intermedius Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1948 (removed from S of S. cordatus) = S. gibber (O. P.-Cambridge, 1898) (Traw, 1996: 61, contra Levi, 1976: 386).
S. nigrocellatus Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1948 = S. tuberculifer (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889) (Traw, 1996: 67).
S. normalis (Keyserling, 1892) = S. cordatus (Taczanowski, 1879) (Traw, 1996: 57).

f ackerlyi Traw, 1996....................Belize [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:017028]
S. a. Traw, 1996: 70, f. 35-41 (Df).

mf cordatus (Taczanowski, 1879) *....................Mexico to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:017029]
Hypophthalma cordata Taczanowski, 1879: 129, pl. 2, f. 40 (Df).
Hypophthalma eresimorpha Taczanowski, 1879: 130, pl. 2, f. 41 (Dm).
S. c. Simon, 1887d: 187.
Carepalxis americana O. P.-Cambridge, 1889d: 49, pl. 4, f. 8 (m, misidentified).
Carepalxis americana Keyserling, 1892: 51, pl. 2, f. 41 (mf, misidentified).
Carepalxis normalis Keyserling, 1892: 53, pl. 2, f. 42 (Df).
S. c. Simon, 1895a: 829, f. 873.
S. eresimorphus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 386.
S. normalis Mello-Leitão, 1947c: 14 (Tf from Carepalxis).
S. c. Levi, 1992a: 254 (S).
S. c. Traw, 1996: 56, f. 1-8 (mf, S).

mf gibber (O. P.-Cambridge, 1898)....................Mexico to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:017030]
S. g. O. P.-Cambridge, 1898a: 282, pl. 36, f. 4 (Dmf).
S. g. F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 521, pl. 51, f. 8 (f).
S. birabeni Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 242 (Df).
S. intermedius Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1948: 13, f. 14-17 (Df).
S. g. Traw, 1996: 61, f. 9-17 (removed mf from S of S. cordatus, contra Levi, 1976: 386, S).

mf nigriceps (O. P.-Cambridge, 1895)....................USA, Mexico, Bahama Is., Cuba, Jamaica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:017031]
Carepalxis n. O. P.-Cambridge, 1895a: 158, pl. 19, f. 9 (Df).
S. nigriceps F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 521, pl. 51, f. 7 (f).
S. cordatus Levi, 1976: 386, f. 126-136 (f, misidentified).
S. n. Traw, 1996: 64, f. 18-26 (removed f from S of S. cordatus, contra Levi, 1976: 386, Dm).
S. n. Levi, 2002: 551, f. 235-236 (m).

mf tuberculifer (O. P.-Cambridge, 1889)....................USA to Argentina [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:017033]
Carepalxis tuberculifera O. P.-Cambridge, 1889d: 48, pl. 4, f. 9 (Df).
Carepalxis americana O. P.-Cambridge, 1889d: 49, pl. 4, f. 9 (Df, not m, =S. cordatus).
Carepalxis t. Keyserling, 1892: 50, pl. 2, f. 40 (f).
Carepalxis t. McCook, 1894: 207, pl. 13, f. 6 (f).
S. americanus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1904: 521, pl. 51, f. 6 (f).
S. t. Petrunkevitch, 1911: 386.
S. hybus Chamberlin, 1916: 260, pl. 19, f. 9-10 (Df).
S. tuberculiferus Archer, 1941b: 15, pl. II, f. 4-5 (Dm).
S. nigrocellatus Gerschman & Schiapelli, 1948: 14, f. 18-21, pl. I (Df).
S. t. Traw, 1996: 67, f. 27-34 (removed f from S of S. cordatus, contra Levi, 1992a: 254, Sm).