Acanthoscurria geniculata (Koch, 1841)

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Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Acanthoscurria geniculata
Synonyms : Acanthoscurria transamazonica
  • Described By: (Koch, 1841)
  • Researcher Profile: Carl Ludwig Koch
  • Genus: Acanthoscurria
  • Common Name: Giant White Knee
  • Original Type Locality: Vaterland. Amerika.
    • Mygale geniculata C. L. Koch, 1841
    • Scurria geniculata C. L. Koch, 1850
    • Acanthoscurria geniculata Ausserer, 1871

Specimen Records

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Mygale geniculata
Holotype : (ZMB 2055), Brazil
Acanthoscurria transamazonica
Holotype : (IBSP 138248), Brazil

Adult Male Activity

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Habitat and Type Locality