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THERAPHOSINAE Thorell, 1869

The valid genera of the Subfamily THERAPHOSINAE :

 

ACANTHOSCURRIA Ausserer, 1871

AENIGMARACHNE Schmidt, 2005

AGNOSTOPELMA Pérez-Miles & Weinmann, 2010

AGUAPANELA Perafán & Cifuentes, 2015

AMI Pérez-Miles, 2008

APACHEPELMA Smith, 1995

APHONOPELMA Pocock, 1901

BISTRIOPELMA Kaderka, 2015

BONNETINA Vol, 2000

BRACHYPELMA Simon, 1891

BUMBA Pérez-Miles, Bonaldo & Miglio, 2014 (originally described as Iracema Pérez-Miles, 2000 (preoccupied by Iracema Triques, 1996 (Pisces), later replaced to Maraca Perez-Miles, 2000 (preoccupied by Maraca Hebard, 1926 (Orthoptera)))

CATANDUBA Yamamoto, Lucas & Brescovit, 2012

CHROMATOPELMA Schmidt, 1995

CITHARACANTHUS Pocock, 1901

CLAVOPELMA Chamberlin, 1940

COTZTETLANA Mendoza-Marroquín, 2012

CRASSICRUS Reichling & West, 1996

CUBANANA Ortiz, 2008

CYCLOSTERNUM Ausserer, 1871

CYRIOCOSMUS Simon, 1903

CYRTHOPHOLIS Simon, 1892

DAVUS Cambridge, 1892

EUATHLUS Ausserer, 1875 (see notes)

EUPALAESTRUS Pocock, 1901

GRAMMOSTOLA Simon, 1892 (see notes)

HAPALOPUS Ausserer, 1875

HAPALOTREMUS Simon, 1903

HEMIRRHAGUS Simon, 1903 

HOMOEOMMA Ausserer, 1871

KOCHIANA Fukushima, Nagahama & Bertani, 2008

LASIODORA C. L. Koch, 1850

LASIODORIDES Schmidt & Bischoff, 1997

LONGILYRA Gabriel, 2014

MAGULLA Simon, 1892 (restored in 2007 by Indicatti, Lucas, Guadanucci & Yamamoto)

MEGAPHOBEMA Pocock, 1901

MELLOLEITAOINA Gerschman de Pikelin & Schiapelli, 1960

METRIOPELMA Becker, 1878

MUNDURUKU Miglio, Bonaldo & Pérez-Miles, 2013

MYGALARACHNE Ausserer, 1871 (restored in 211 by Gabriel & Longhorn)

NEISCHNOCOLUS Petrunkevitch, 1925 (based only on female characters)

NEOSTENOTARSUS Pribik & Weinmann, 2004 (replacement name for STENOTARSUS Tesmoingt & Schmidt, 2002)

NESIPELMA Schmidt & Kovaøík, 1996

NHANDU Lucas, 1981

OZOPACTUS Simon, 1889 (tentatively placed in Theraphosinae)

PAMPHOBETEUS Pocock, 1901

PHORMICTOPUS Pocock, 1901

PHRIXOTRICHUS Simon, 1889 (see notes)

PLESIOPELMA Pocock, 1901

PROSHAPALOPUS Mello-Leitao, 1923

PSEUDHAPALOPUS Strand, 1907 (considered as junior synonymy of Paraphysa by Raven, 1985 (the type lost, not examined) but that synonymy was rejected by Schmidt & Weinmann, 1997. Both the synonymization and the restoration are doubtful because the type was not examined)

PTERINOPELMA Pocock, 1901 (restored in 2011 by Bertani, Nagahama & Fukushima)

REVERSOPELMA Schmidt, 2001

SCHIZOPELMA Cambridge, 1897

SCOPELOBATES Simon, 1903 (the restoration in the unpublished thesis of J. P. L. Guadanucci, 2007) 

SERICOPELMA Ausserer, 1875

SPHAEROBOTHRIA Karsch, 1879

STICHOPLASTORIS Rudloff, 1997

THERAPHOSA Thorell, 1870 (Pseudotheraphosa Tinter, 1991 is junior synonymy of Theraphosa, synonymized by Bertani, 2001)

THRIXOPELMA Schmidt, 1994

TMESIPHANTES Simon, 1892

VITALIUS Lucas, Silva Junior & Bertani, 1993

XENESTHIS Simon, 1891

 

Notes :

CARDIOPELMA Vol, 1999 nomen nudum

HARPAXICTIS ( Simon, 1892) nomen dubium (Gabriel & Longhorn, 2011)

PACHYPELMA Karsch, 1880, nomen dubium

 

The history of taxonomical changes in the genera EUATHLUS Ausserer, 1875, PHRIXOTRICHUS Simon, 1889,  GRAMMOSTOLA Simon, 1892 and PARAPHYSA Simon, 1892:.

 

Schmidt, 1996: EUATHLUS Ausserer, 1875 (PHRIXOTRICHUS Simon, 1889 is a junior synonymy of EUATHLUS), GRAMMOSTOLA Simon, 1892, PARAPHYSA Simon, 1892.

Pérez-Miles et al., 1996: EUATHLUS Ausserer, 1875, PHRIXOTRICHUS Simon, 1889 (GRAMMOSTOLA Simon, 1892 is a junior synonymy of PHRIXOTRICHUS), PARAPHYSA Simon, 1892.

Perafán & Pérez-Miles, 2014: EUATHLUS Ausserer, 1875 (PARAPHYSA Simon, 1892 is a junior synonymy of EUATHLUS), PHRIXOTRICHUS Simon, 1889, GRAMMOSTOLA Simon, 1892. 

 

The Subfamily SPELOPELMINAE Smith, 1994 was synonymized with THERAPHOSINAE and the genus SPELOPELMA Gertsch, 1982 with HEMIRRHAGUS Simon, 1903 by Pérez-Miles & Locht, 2003.

 

 

GENERIC KEY of THERAPHOSINAE Subfamily

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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