T - Tibangara sp MNRJ18237
Tibangara sp T (undescribed - from Kury, 2014)







Tibangara Mello-Leitão, 1940 is a genus in the family Cryptogeobiidae.


  • Tibangara Mello-Leitão, 1940c:100[1]
  • Tachus Sørensen, 1932:277[2] [junior homonym of Tachus Jurine, 1807 (Hymenoptera:Tiphiidae)]
  • Tachusina Strand, 1942:400[3] [available replacement name for Tachus Sørensen, 1932] (syn. Kury, 2014:24[4])


Awaiting descriptionEdit

Kury[4] lists a further 4 species awaiting formal description:


  1. Mello-Leitão, C.F. de (1940c) Mais alguns novos Opiliões Sul-Americanos. Annaes da Academia Brasileira de Sciencias, Rio de Janeiro, 12(2), 93–107.
  2. Sørensen, W.E. (1932) Descriptiones Laniatorum (Arachnidorum Opilionum Subordinis). Opus posthumum recognovit et edidit Kai L. Henriksen. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs skrifter [= Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences et des Lettres de Danemark], København [Copenhague], Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling [= Section des sciences Naturelles et mathematiques], ser. 9, 3(4), 197–422.
  3. Strand, E. (1942) Miscellanea nomenclatoria zoologica et Paleontologica X. Folia zoologica et hydrobiologica, Rigā, 11(1), 386–402.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Kury, A.B. (2014) Why does the Tricommatinae position bounce so much within Laniatores? A cladistic analysis, with description of a new family of Gonyleptoidea (Opiliones, Laniatores). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 172, 1–48.

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