Google Geocoding API error: The request was denied.
This species is 45% complete
IUCN Red List Status
Taxonomy and History
Scientific Name : Stichoplastoris asterix
Described By: (Valerio, 1980)
Researcher Profile: Carlos E. Valerio
Etymology: Arbitrary combination of letters. Asterix is the small character in French fable "Astérix le Gaulois" Goscinny and Vderzo.
Original Type Locality: Macho holotipo de Comadre , Provincia de Limón (VCR-523)
- Stichoplastus asterix Valerio, 1980
Click each taxon to expand and collapse
Adult Male Activity
Seven species of Sericopelma and 3 of Brachypelma are described as
new and Brachypelma mesomelas (O.P. Cambridge), is redescribed and
discussed. All diagnosis and key in English.
This species is mentioned in the following resources :
Habitat and Type Locality