The Tarantula Bibliography :: July 2014

The Tarantula Bibliography

Acanthoscurria Ausserer, 1871
— type species: Acanthoscurria geniculata

Carlo, J.M. de. 1973.
Anatomia microscopica de las espermatecas de los géneros Grammostola y Acanthoscurria.
Physis B. Aires (C) 32: 343-350.

Fitchett, R. 1988.

Field guide review: No. 5. Colombian black bird eaters (Acanthoscurria sp.) (Xenesthis sp.)
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 3(3): 2-3.

Gonzalez-Filho, H.M.O. , S.M. Lucas, F.d.S. Paula, R.P. Indicatti & A.D. Brescovit. 2012.
On the Taxonomy of Acanthoscurria Ausserer from Southeastern
Brazil with Data on the Natural History of A. gomesiana
Mello-Leitão (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae).
International Journal of Zoology 2012: 1-11.

Lucas, S.M., H.M.O. Gonzalez-Filho, F.d.S. Paula, R. Gabriel & A.D. Brescovit. 2011.
Redescription and new distribution records ofAcanthoscurria natalensis(Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae).
Zoologia (Curitiba) 28: 525-530.

Paula, F.d.S., R. Gabriel, R.P. Indicatti, A.D. Brescovit & S.M. Lucas. 2014
On the Brazilian Amazonian species of Acanthoscurria (Araneae: Theraphosidae).
ZOOLOGIA 31(1): 6380, February, 2014.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1984-46702014000100008.

Schmidt, G. 1998.
Acanthoscurria muß sehr genau untersucht werden.
DeArGe Mitteilungen 3(11): 4-5.

Simoens, H. 1998.
A propos d'une mygale du genre Acanthoscurria (Ausserer, 1871). Notes de terrain.
Arachnides 39.

Verdez, J.-M. 1998.
Notes sur la reproduction d'ACANTHOSCURRIA sp. de Bolivie.
Arachnides 36.

Acanthoscurria acuminata Schmidt & Tesmoingt, 2000
– Bolivia, Brazil

Schmidt, G.E.W. & M. Tesmoingt. 2000.
Eine weitere Acanthoscurria-Art aus Brasilien und Bolivien (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae).
Arachnologischs Magazin (Nürnberg) 8(1/2): 1-6.

Acanthoscurria antillensis Pocock, 1903
– Lesser Antilles

Pocock, R. I. 1903.
On some genera and species of South American Aviculariidae.
Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 11: 81-115.

Bonet, J. 1995.
Les mygales de Martinique (2ème partie). La mygale du Sud: ACANTHOSCURRIA antillensis (Pocock 1903).
Arachnides 26.

Droguet, S. 2008.
Auf der Suche nach Vogelspinnen auf Martinique: Acanthoscurria antillensis POCOCK, 1903 und WALCKENAER, 1837.
ARACHNE 13(6): 4-13.

Phan, F. 1996.
A propos d'ACANTHOSCURRIA antillensis (Pocock, 1903) (Theraphosidae, Theraphosinae).
Arachnides 29.

Acanthoscurria belterrensis Paula et. al., 2014
– Brazil

Paula, F.d.S., R. Gabriel, R.P. Indicatti, A.D. Brescovit & S.M. Lucas. 2014
On the Brazilian Amazonian species of Acanthoscurria (Araneae: Theraphosidae).
ZOOLOGIA 31(1): 6380, February, 2014.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1984-46702014000100008.

Acanthoscurria bollei Schmidt, 2004
– Argentina, Paraguay

Schmidt, G.E.W. 2004.
Acanthoscurria bollei sp. n., eine sehr kleine neue Spezies aus Uruguay und dem angrenzenden Argentinien (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae).
Tarantulas of the World 91: 4-8.

Acanthoscurria borealis Schmidt & PETERS, 2005
– Guatemala

Schmidt, G.E.W. & H.-J. Peters. 2005.
Acanthoscurria borealis sp. n. (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae), die erste Acanthoscurria-Art aus Mittel-amerika.
Tarantulas of the World 105: 3-13 [p. 3, fig. 1-15].

Peters, H.-J. 2005.
Tarantulas of the World: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 3.
Self-published [p. 15, fig. 19-24].

Schmidt, G.E.W. 2005.
Neupublikation einiger von mir in "Arachnol. Mag." und "Tarantulas of the World" zwischen 2000 und 2005 veröffentlichten Arbeiten.
Tarantulas of the World 110(Sond.): 3-49 [p. 28, fig. 1-15].

Acanthoscurria chacoana Brèthes, 1909
– Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay

Brèthes, J. 1909.
Notas sobre algunos arachnidos.
Anales Museum Nacional Buenos Aires (3) 12: 45-47.

Bertani, R. & S. Carla-Da-Silva. 2004.

Notes on Acanthoscurria chacoana Brèthes, 1909 (Araneae: Theraphosidae) in Brazil, and its synonymy with Acanthoscurria altmanni Schmidt, 2003
Zootaxa 648: 1-8.
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Acanthoscurria convexa (C.L. Koch, 1842)
– Brazil

Koch, C.L. 1842.
Die Arachniden.
Nürnberg, Neunter Band, pp. 57-108, Zehnter Band, pp. 1-36.

Acanthoscurria cordubensis Thorell, 1894
– Argentina

Thorell, T. 1894.
Förteckning öfver arachnider från Java och närgrändsande öar, insamlade af Carl Aurivillius; jemte beskrifningar å några sydasiatiska och sydamerikanska spindlar.
Bih. Svenska. Vet.-Akad. Handl. 20(4): 1-63.

Acanthoscurria geniculata (C.L. Koch, 1841)
– Brazil
TYPE SPECIES

Koch, C.L. 1841.
Die Arachniden.
Nürnberg, Achter Band, pp. 41-131, Neunter Band, pp. 1-56 [p. 43, f. 718].

Cléton, F. & J.-M. Verdez. 1999.
Acanthoscurria geniculata.
Terrario Phyllie.

Norton, T. 2010.
Moult sequence — Acanthoscurria geniculata.
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 26(1): 36-40.

Piza, Jr., S. de T. 1972.
A primeira aranha Theraphosidae descrita da Transamazônica.
Revta Agric. Brasil 47: 99-101 [p. 99, 1 fig.].
(A. transamazonica, junior synonym)

Schmidt, G. 2004.
Der Doppelgänger von Acanthoscurria geniculata (C.L. KOCH, 1841) heißt Nhandu chromatus sp. n. (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae).
Tarantulas of the World 92: 6-11.

Simoëns, H. 1998.
Field notes about Acanthoscurria geniculata.
Webbings 1(3): 5.

Verdez, J.-M. 1998.
Profile of Acanthoscurria geniculata – the “Santarem pink-haired birdeater”.
Webbings 1(3): 3.

Verdez, J.-M. 1998.
Acanthoscurria geniculata (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Theraphosinae).
Arachnides 39.

Acanthoscurria gomesiana Mello-Leitão, 1923
– Brazil
junior synonyms: Acanthoscurria aurita, A. pugnax, A. violacea

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1923.
Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 13: 1-438 [p. 306, f. 51-55, 167].

Gonzalez-Filho, H.M.O. , S.M. Lucas, F.d.S. Paula, R.P. Indicatti & A.D. Brescovit. 2012.
On the Taxonomy of Acanthoscurria Ausserer from Southeastern
Brazil with Data on the Natural History of A. gomesiana
Mello-Leitão (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae).
International Journal of Zoology 2012: 1-11

Acanthoscurria hirsutissimasterni Schmidt, 2007
– Argentina

Schmidt, G.E.W. 2007.
Acanthoscurria hirsutissimasterni sp. n., eine bisher oft mit A. sternalis Pocock, 1903 verwechselte Vogelspinne aus Argentinien (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae).
Tarantulas of the World 125/126: 3-7.

Acanthoscurria insubtilis Simon, 1892
– Bolivia, Brazil

Simon, E. 1892.
Etudes arachnologiques. 24e Mémoire. XXXIX. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae (suite).
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 61: 271-284 [p. 282].

Chard, T. 2005.
Acanthoscurria insubtilis and national collections.
Journal of the British Tarantula Society 20(2): 57-60.

Acanthoscurria juruenicola Mello-Leitão, 1923
– Brazil

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1923.
Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 13: 1-438 [p. 294].

Timotheo da C., A. 1960.
Uma nova migalomorfa do Alto Xingu, Acanthoscurria xinguensis sp. nov. (Aviculariridae [sic]).
Bolm Mus. nac. Rio de J. (Zool.) 216: 1-13 [p. 2, f. 1-4].
(A. xinguensis, junior synonym)

Acanthoscurria maga Simon, 1892
– South America

Simon, E. 1892.
Etudes arachnologiques. 24e Mémoire. XXXIX. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae (suite).
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 61: 271-284 [p. 280].

Acanthoscurria minor Ausserer, 1871
– Guyana

Ausserer, A. 1871.
Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Arachniden-Familie der Territelariae Thorell (Mygalidae Autor).
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wein 21: 117-224 [p. 206, pl. 1, f. 11].

Acanthoscurria musculosa Simon, 1892
– Bolivia

Simon, E. 1892.
Etudes arachnologiques. 24e Mémoire. XXXIX. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae (suite).
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 61: 271-284 [p. 281].

Verbeek, M. 2003.
Acanthoscurria musculosa.
Tijdschrift van Vogelspinnen Vereniging Nederland 11(39).

Acanthoscurria natalensis Chamberlin, 1917
– Brazil

Chamberlin, R.V. 1917.
New spiders of the family Aviculariidae.
Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harvard 61: 25-75 [p. 64].

Chamberlin, R.V. 1917.
New spiders of the family Aviculariidae.
Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harvard 61: 25-75.
(A. cursor, synonym; A. fracta, synonym [p. 66, pl. 5, f. 1])

Lucas, S.M., H.M.O.G. Filho, F.d.S. Paula, R. Gabriel & A.D. Brescovit. 2011.
Redescription and new distribution records of Acanthoscurria natalensis (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae).
Zoologia (Curitiba) 28: 525-530 [526].

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de 1923
Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Revista do Museu Paulista 13: 1-438.
(A. chiracantha, synonym; A. rondoniae, synonym [p. 286])

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1926.
Algumas Theraphosoideas novas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 14: 307-324 [p. 321].
(A. parahybana, synonym)

Acanthoscurria paulensis Mello-Leitão, 1923
– Brazil
(synonyms: A. atrox, A. guaxupe)

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1923.
Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 13: 1-438 [p. 304, f. 86-88, 178-179].

Lucas, S.M., F. dos S. Paula, H.M.O. Gonzalez F. & A.D. Brescovit. 2010.
Redescription and new distribution records of Acanthoscurria paulensis (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae).
Zoologia (Curitiba) 27: 563-568.
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Pérez-Miles, F. & F.G. Costa. 1994.
Acanthoscurria atrox incorporates urticating hairs into its shedding mat.
Forum Magazine of the American Tarantula Society 3(3): 63-64.

Piza, Jr., S. de T. 1972.
Uma nova aranha Theraphosidae do Brasil.
Revta Agric. Brasil. 47: 161-162 [p. 161, 1 fig.].

Vellard, J. 1924.
Etudes de zoologie.
Archives Institute Vital. Brasil 2: 1-32, 121-170.

Acanthocurria proxima (Mello-Leitão, 1923)
– Brazil
[synonym: Hemiercus proximus]


Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1923.

Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 13: 1-438 [p. 155].

Acanthoscurria rhodothele Mello-Leitão, 1923
– Brazil

Mello-Leitão, C.F. de. 1923.
Theraphosideas do Brasil.
Rev. Mus. Paulista 13: 1-438 [p. 296, f. 122, 140].

Acanthoscurria simoensi Vol, 2000
– Guyane (French Guiana), Brazil

Vol, F. 2008.
Description d'une deuxieme espece d'Acanthoscurria du bassin des Guyanes, Acanthoscurria simoensi sp. n. et comparaison avec l'espece meconnue Acanthoscurria minor Ausserer, 1871.
Arachnides 47: 8-18 [p. 8, pls. I-III].

Acanthoscurria sternalis Pocock, 1903
– Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay

Pocock, R.I. 1903.
On some genera and species of South American Aviculariidae.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 11: 81-115 [p. 86].

Acanthoscurria suina Pocock, 1903
– Argentina, Uruguay

Pocock, R.I. 1903.
On some genera and species of South American Aviculariidae.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 11: 81-115 [p. 87].

Costa, F.G. & F. Pérez-Miles. 2002.
Reproductive biology of Uruguayan theraphosids (Araneae, Mygalomorphae).
Journal of Arachnology 30(3): 571-587.
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Lucas, S., A.D. Brescovit & F.S. Paula. 2009.
Eine Merkwürdige Erscheinung: Verdoppelung der Spermathek bei Acanthoscurria suina POCOCK 1903 (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae).
ARACHNE 14(6): 12-14.

Pérez-Miles, F. 2006.
Die Biologie der Vogelspinnen Uruguays (Araneae, Theraphosidae).
ARACHNE 11(3): 4-15.

Quirici, V & F.G. Costa. 2005.
Seismic communication during courtship in two burrowing tarantula spiders: an experimental study on Eupalaestrus weijenberghi and Acanthoscurria suina.
Journal of Arachnology 33(1): 159-166.
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Acanthoscurria tarda Pocock, 1903
– Brazil

Pocock, R.I. 1903.
On some genera and species of South American Aviculariidae.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 11: 81-115 [p. 87].

Acanthoscurria theraphosoides (Doleschall, 1871)
– Brazil

Doleschall, in Ausserer, A. 1871.
Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Arachniden-Familie der Territelariae Thorell (Mygalidae Autor).
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wein 21: 117-224 [p. 208, pl. 1, f. 12-13].

Cambridge, F.O.P.-. 1897.
Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones.
In Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology.
London, 2: 1-40.
(A. brocklehursti, junior synonym)

Paula, F.d.S., R. Gabriel, R.P. Indicatti, A.D. Brescovit & S.M. Lucas. 2014
On the Brazilian Amazonian species of Acanthoscurria (Araneae: Theraphosidae).
ZOOLOGIA 31(1): 6380, February, 2014.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1984-46702014000100008.

Simon, E. 1892.
Etudes arachnologiques. 24e Mémoire. XXXIX. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de la famille des Aviculariidae (suite).
Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 61: 271-284 [p. 282].
(A. ferina, junior synonym)

Acanthoscurria turumban Rodríguez-Manzanilla & Bertani, 2010
– Venezuela

Rodríguez-Manzanilla, C. & R. Bertani. 2010
Descripción de Acanthoscurria turumban sp. nov. (Araneae: Theraphosidae) y primer registro del género para Venezuela.
Bol. Soc. ent. Aragonesa 46: 143-145.

Acanthoscurria urens Vellard, 1924
– Brazil

Vellard, J. 1924.
Etudes de zoologie.
Arch. Inst. Vital. Brasil 2: 1-32, 121-170 [p. 140, pl. 7, f. 33].

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