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Melpomene  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898
Taxonomic Serial No.: 872483

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                      SubclassArachnida  – araignées, aracnídeo, arachnids, arácnidos  
                         OrderAraneae  – spiders, aranhas, araignées, arañas  
                            FamilyAgelenidae C. L. Koch, 1837 – funnel weavers  
                               GenusMelpomene O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Melpomene bicavata (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902)  
                                  Species Melpomene chamela Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017  
                                  Species Melpomene chiricana Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942  
                                  Species Melpomene coahuilana (Gertsch & Davis, 1940)  
                                  Species Melpomene elegans O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898  
                                  Species Melpomene panamana (Petrunkevitch, 1925)  
                                  Species Melpomene penetralis (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902)  
                                  Species Melpomene plesia Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942  
                                  Species Melpomene quadrata (Kraus, 1955)  
                                  Species Melpomene rita (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941)  
                                  Species Melpomene singula (Gertsch & Ivie, 1936)  
                                  Species Melpomene solisi Maya-Morales & Jiménez, 2017  
                                  Species Melpomene transversa (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902)  

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  Source: World Spider Catalog, Version 20.5 (2019), website (version 20.5)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: World Spider Catalog (2019). Version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, accessed on 21 Nov 2019. doi: 10.24436/2   
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  Comment: Spider genus Melpomene O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898 (TSN 872483) is apparently a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) fern genus Melpomene A.R. Sm. & R.C. Moran (TSN 897649)  



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