Taxonomy and History
- Described By: Bertani, Bichuette & Pedroso, 2013
- Genus: Tmesiphantes
- Etymology: The specific name is from the Latin adjective (masculine) hypogeus (underground), referring to the isolated site condition.
- Original Type Locality: Holotype: female: Brazil, Bahia, Andaraí, Igatu, Gruna da Parede Vermelha, 12°52'42.8"S 41°18'59.5"W, 29 October 2010, M.E. Bichuette and J.E. Gallão (MNRJ 04357)