Theraphosinae

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Theraphosinae
Cyclosternum fasciatum, adult female 02.JPG
Cyclosternum fasciatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Mygalomorphae
Family: Theraphosidae
Subfamily: Theraphosinae
Genera

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Map showing range of the Theraphosinae
Range of Theraphosinae

Theraphosinae is a large subfamily of Mygalomorphae spiders in the Theraphosidae family found if the Neotropical ecozone.

Genera[edit]

The Theraphosinae subfamily includes the following genera:

References[edit]

  • Bertani, R.; Nagahama, R.H.; Fukushima, C.S. 2011: Revalidation of Pterinopelma Pocock 1901 with description of a new species and the female of Pterinopelma vitiosum (Keyserling 1891) (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Zootaxa, 2814: 1–18. (ISSN 1175-5326) Preview
  • Pérez-Miles, F.; Weinmann, D. 2010: Agnostopelma: a new genus of tarantula without a scopula on leg IV (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae). Journal of arachnology, 38(1): 104–112. doi:10.1636/A07-60.1

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