Aptostichus icenoglei

Aptostichus icenoglei


Taxonavigation: Cyrtauchenioidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Ordo: Araneae
Subordo: Opisthothelae
Infraordo: Mygalomorphae
Superfamilia: Cyrtauchenioidea

Familia: Euctenizidae
Genus: Aptostichus
Species: Aptostichus icenoglei


  • Aptostichus icenoglei Bond, 2012: figs. 146–156 maps 14, 15
Holotype: AUMNH AP391, ♂.
Type locality: California, Riverside County, Winchester, 1.6km NW of town center, vicinity of Double Butte, 33.71492, -117.092201, 478m, coll. W. Icenogle, 20.xi.1967.
Etymology: The specific epithet is a patronym in honor of Wendell Icenogle who has collected many of the Aptostichus types and has studied this group’s natural history for many years.


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Vernacular namesEdit

English: The Icenogle Trapdoor Spider