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Sericopelma rubronitens Ausserer, 1875

Central America
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Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Sericopelma rubronitens
  • Described By: Ausserer, 1875
  • Researcher Profile: Anton Ausserer
  • Genus: Sericopelma
  • Etymology: σηρικός (Gr.) silk, πέλμα (Gr.) sole of foot
  • Common Name: giant red rump
  • Original Type Locality: Panama
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Ausserer, 1875
    • Theraphosa panamana Karsch, 1880
    • Sericopelma panamana F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Petrunkevitch, 1925
    • Aphonopelma balboanum Chamberlin, 1940
    • Aphonopelma consocius Chamberlin, 1940
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Valerio, 1980
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Valerio, 1980
    • Aphonopelma consocium Brignoli, 1983
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Smith, 1986
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Smith, 1987
    • Sericopelma rubronitens Schmidt, 2003

Specimen Records

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