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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P.-Cambridge, 1903 (++) Theraphosidae Citharacanthus alvarezi Estrada-Alvarez, Guadarrama & Martinez, 2013 (++) Hemirraghus perezmilesi Garcia-Villafuerte & Locht 2010 (+) Theridiidae Phycosoma altum (Keyserling, 1886) (++) Thymoites puer (Mello-Leitao, 1941) (++) Wamba congener O.
1-5), and the genus includes some of the largest mygalomorph spiders in Australia, excluding Theraphosidae and perhaps some specimens of Hadronyche formidabilis (Rainbow, 1914) (Atracidae), Xamiatus Raven, 1981 (Nemesiidae) and Idiosoma (Idiopidae).
Description of the male of Bistriopelma matuskai Kaderka 2015 and a new species of Bistriopelma from Peru (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Theraphosinae)
Cases of unjustified emendations of scientific names dedicated to people in tarantulas (Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae)
Biological studies on Notocyphus have recorded species of Theraphosidae as its hosts (Williams, 1928; Lourenco, 1979; Minch, 1979; Simons, 1989; Sofia et al., 2011).
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.
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 baboon spiders (family: Theraphosidae) and the wandering or rain spiders (genus Palystes) can inflict painful bites which may be susceptible to infection.