Aphonopelma


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Aphonopelma

(ă-fōn″ō-pĕl′mă, ā-) [ ¹an- + phono- + Gr. pelma, sole (of the foot)]
A genus of tarantulas.
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So Hamilton, now at the University of Florida in Gainesville, named the species Aphonopelma johnnycashi.
Familia Especie C N S O Dipluridae Eagrus sp 0 0 0 0 Theraphosidae Aphonopelma sp 0 1 1 0 Araneidae Araneus thaddeus 0 1 1 0 (Hentz, 1847) Eriophora edax 0 0 1 0 (Blackwall, 1863) Metepeira minima 0 0 0 0 Gertsch, 1936 Micrathena 0 0 1 0 gracilis (Walckenaer, 1805) Micrathena 0 0 1 0 sagittata (Walckenaer, 1841) Neoscona 2 4 2 3 oaxacensis (Keyserling, 1864) Gasteracanta 0 1 2 2 cancriformes (Linnaeus, 1758) Verrucosa 0 2 0 0 arenata (Walckenaer, 1841) Wagneriana 0 0 0 0 tauricornis (O.
9:00 A PLEA FOR INTEGRATIVE TAXONOMY: SPECIES DELIMITATION IN THE NORTH AMERICAN TARANTULA GENUS APHONOPELMA
Reproductive behavior of the tarantula Aphonopelma chalcodes Chamberlin (Araneae: Theraphosidae).
Aphonopelma seemanni (28/09/2006) Nombre cientifico de las tarantulas.
Reproductive behaviour of the tarantula Aphonopelma chalcodes Chamberlin (Araneae, The raphosidae).
Movement of the male brown Tarantula, Aphonopelma hentzi (Araneae, Theraphosidae) using radio telemetry.
Other theraphosids as Aphonopelma joshua Prentice 1997, Plesiopelma longisternale (Schiapelli & Gerschman 1942), Theraphosa blondi (Latreille 1804) and some avicularines share with G.
El primero de ellos es el especifico tipico salkolo, homonimo del generico, que designa a las aranas peludas y grandes, como las tarantulas Sphaerobothria hoffmanni, Aphonopelma seemanni, Brachypelma mesomelas.
The genera tested were Aphonopelma (Theraphsoinae), Avicularia (Aviculariinae), Pterinochilius (Harpactirinae), Heterothele (Old World Ischonocolinae), Holothele (New World Ischonocolinae), Hysterocrates (Eumonophorinae), Selencosmia (Selenocosminnae), and Cyriopagopus (Ornithoctoninae).
The bite of a native American tarantula (genus Aphonopelma) is very mild; one really has to threaten an Aphonopelma spider to get bit.