Theraphosidae


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Related to Theraphosidae: Mygalomorphae
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Noun1.Theraphosidae - large tropical spiders; tarantulas
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
tarantula - large hairy tropical spider with fangs that can inflict painful but not highly venomous bites
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Thus, herein, we analyze cases of unjustified emendations in scientific names dedicated to people, published because of sex or the number of dedicatees, in the family Theraphosidae (Arachnida: Mygalomorphae), currently containing about 978 (2nd.
Biological studies on Notocyphus have recorded species of Theraphosidae as its hosts (Williams, 1928; Lourenco, 1979; Minch, 1979; Simons, 1989; Sofia et al.
All the families with exception of Theraphosidae (n = 5, 0.
Familias Meses Nov Dic Ene Feb Amaurobiidae 0 0 0 0 Anyphaenidae 3 2 5 11 Araneidae 36 94 9 7 Caponiidae 0 0 1 1 Clubionidae 9 7 2 1 Corinnidae 0 2 0 1 Ctenidae 7 11 12 15 Deinopidae 0 0 3 0 Hersiliidae 0 0 0 0 Linyphiidae 0 0 0 2 Lycosidae 5 6 20 33 Mimetidae 1 7 9 5 Miturgidae 0 0 0 0 Nephilidae 0 1 0 1 Oxyopidae 0 2 0 0 Palpimanidae 0 3 0 0 Philodromidae 0 7 0 2 Pholcidae 3 3 2 14 Pisauridae 0 2 0 0 Salticidae 31 51 69 50 Scytodidae 14 7 2 19 Selenopidae 1 0 0 1 Senoculidae 1 9 9 4 Sparassidae 0 1 0 0 Tetragnathidae 3 1 0 0 Theraphosidae 1 4 8 1 Theridiidae 4 5 3 5 Theridiosomatidae 0 0 0 1 Thomisidae 13 21 14 17 Trechaleidae 1 0 1 1 Uloboridae 4 6 1 0 Zodariidae 0 0 1 0 Numero de familias 17 22 18 21 Numero de individuos 137 252 171 192 Precipitacion (mm) 351 33 0 0 T.
Colubridae Peltophryne Colubridae peltocephala Rhinella crucifer Belostomatidae Erythrinidae Rhinella granulosa Leptodactylidae Procyonidae Rhinella icterica Ctenidae Ctenidae Ctenidae Theraphosidae Rhinella Colubridae proboscidea Cycloramphidae Cycloramphus Viperidae boraceiensis Dendrobatidae Dendrobates Theraphosidae auratus Momotidae Eleutherodactylidae Phyllobates Colubridae terribilis Eleutherodactylus Buthidae coqui Eleutherodactylus Phyllodactylidae johnstonei Eleutherodactylus Cranaidae sp.
Las grandes aranas de la familia Theraphosidae, conocidas popularmente en Cuba como "aranas peludas" y en otros lugares como tarantulas, constituyen elementos muy comunes en la fauna silvestre y sinantropica de este pais antillano, donde estan representadas por seis generos (Platnick, 2014).
The first, by Priscilla van Andel, reports on the identification in the UAE, for the first time, of spiders from the Theraphosidae family, known to the general public as tarantulas.
A revision of the spider genera Chaetopelma Ausserer 1871 and Nesiergus Simon 1903 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Ischnocolinae).
The members of this genus, making their nests in burrows in the ground and provisioning them exclusively with mygalomorph spiders (usually Theraphosidae, i.
An increasing number of studies of reproductive behavior of mygalomorphs have revealed intricate mechanisms of communication employed by this group (Coyle 1986, Coyle & O'Shields 1990, Jackson & Pollard 1990, Costa & Perez-Miles 1998), and particularly on Theraphosidae (Baerg 1958, Minch 1979, Costa & Perez-Miles 1992, PerezMiles & Costa 1992, Prentice 1992, 1997, Shillington & Verrel 1997, Punzo & Henderson 1999, Yanez et al.
tarantula Any of various large, hairy, chiefly tropical spiders of the family Theraphosidae and capable of inflicting a painful but not seriously venomous bite.
Taxa Feeding Number of Number of Life Guild individuals bromeliads cycle with taxa stage Mollusca Gastropoda, Bulimulidae Hb 3 3 A Gastropoda, Subulinidae Hb 1 1 A Annellida Oligochaeta Dt 48 20 A+I Chelicerata Aranae, Lycosidae Pr 13 8 A Aranae, Argiopidae, Argiope argentat Pr 1 1 A Aranae, Theraphosidae, Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pr 14 13 A Aranae, Salticidae Pr 6 5 A+I Aranae, Theraphosidae sp 2 Pr 2 2 A Pseudoscorpiones Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Bothriuridae, Bothriurus asper Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Buthidae Tityus neglectus Pr 4 4 A Myriapoda Chilopoda, Scolopendridae Pr 8 7 A Diplopoda , Spirobolida Pr 25 15 A+I Hexapoda, Insecta Blattariae, Blattidae sp.