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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 15960

Acanthoscurria natalensis Chamberlin, 1917

Holotype of Acanthoscurria cursor

Date Collected:

1911

South America: Brazil: Ceará | Maranguape Mts.

Current Identification
Acanthoscurria natalensis Chamberlin, 1917
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Theraphosidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Acanthoscurria cursor Chamberlin, 1917
Animalia Arthropoda Arachnida Araneae Theraphosidae
Determiner: R. V. Chamberlin
Nature of ID: type ID

Chamberlin 1917, page 65, Holotype of Acanthoscurria cursor Chamberlin, 1917 p. 65-66, Plate 4, fig. 10
Media of type text, Chamberlin 1917. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXI no. 3

(Media Record)(media file)

Chamberlin 1917 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXI no. 3

  • collection number: RVC 92

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: leg: loose partial (tarsus, metatarsus); subsampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-08-10
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2021-08-09   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (unknown) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data]
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2021-08-10
citation 1917. Bull. MCZ, 61: 65, pl. 4, f. 10 [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

  • None

  • Original label reads " Acanthoscurria cursor TYPE "; later label reads: " alotypus male, no. 92, Acanthoscurria natalensis Chamb. 1917, det. Schiapelli.Gerschman, Museo Argentinoi de Ciencias Naturales "

  • None

  • Specific Locality:
  • Maranguape Mts.
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • BRAZIL, Ceará, Maranguape Mts.
  • Georeference:
  • -9.1666670, -72.266667 (Error radius: 3036m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-06-10 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1911-01-01 / 1911-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1911
  • Collectors:
  • William M. Mann; Stanford Expedition to Brazil, 1911

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]