Taxon details

Macrothele gigas Shimojana & Haupt, 1998

Rank: Species | Status: accepted | Described: m f | LSID: []
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Distribution: Japan (Ryukyu Is.), Taiwan

Taxonomic references
Macrothele gigas Shimojana & Haupt, 1998: 5, f. 9-10, 15, 20 (Dmf).
Macrothele gigas Haupt, 2008: 20, f. 1-2, 4A-B (f).
Macrothele gigas Shimojana, 2009: 94, f. 1-7 (mf).

Haupt, J. (2008). An organ of stridulation in East Asian hexathelid spiders (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 15: 19-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Shimojana, M. & Haupt, J. (1998). Taxonomy and natural history of the funnel-web spider genus Macrothele (Araneae: Hexathelidae: Macrothelinae) in the Ryukyu Islands (Japan) and Taiwan. Species Diversity 3: 1-15. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Shimojana, M. (2009). Hexathelidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The Spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 92-95. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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