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Liphistius birmanicus Thorell, 1897

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Myanmar (=Burma)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Thorell, T. (1897). Viaggio di Leonardo Fea in Birmania e regioni vicine. LXXIII. Secondo saggio sui Ragni birmani. I. Parallelodontes. Tubitelariae. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 37: 161-267.

 

Other references:

Haupt, J. (1983). Vergleichende Morphologie der Genitalorgane und Phylogenie der liphistiomorphen Webspinnen (Araneae: Mesothelae). I. Revision der bisher bekannten Arten. Zeitschrift für Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung 21(4): 275-293. doi:10.1111/j.1439-0469.1983.tb00296.x

Pocock, Reginald I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London, 279 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.48423

Xu, X., Yu, L., Aung, K. P. P., Yu, L., Liu, F. X., Lwin, W. W., Sang, M. Z. & Li, D. Q. (2021). A new species of Liphistius from Myanmar and description of the actual male of L. birmanicus Thorell, 1897 (Araneae, Mesothelae, Liphistiidae). ZooKeys 1031: 41-58. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1031.59102

https://www.mmtimes.com/news/two-rare-spider-species-spotted-after-over-100-years.html

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/24238/liphistius-birmanicus

https://wsc.nmbe.ch/species/18730/Liphistius_birmanicus

 

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