Aptostichus muiri

Aptostichus muiri

Taxonavigation edit

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 muiri

Name edit

  • Aptostichus muiri Bond, 2012: figs. 169–173 map 1
Holotype: CAS AP409, ♂.
Type locality: California, Mariposa County, 3.2km SE of Mariposa, 37.4668, -119.93845, 640m, coll. M. Bentzien 20.ix.1972.
Etymology: The specific epithet is a patronym in honor of John Muir, one of the first European explorers to visit Yosemite Valley, and to subsequently fight for its preservation.

References edit

Primary references edit

Vernacular names edit

English: The Yosemite Valley Trapdoor Spider