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Revision of Emmenomma Simon (Amaurobiidae, Macrobuninae)

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Author(s):
Almeida-Silva Lina, M. [1, 2] ; Griswold Charles, E. [1] ; Brescovit Antonio, D. [2]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Calif Acad Sci, Dept Entomol, San Francisco, CA 94118 - USA
[2] Inst Butantan, LECZ, BR-05503900 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; v. 3931, n. 3, p. 387-400, MAR 13 2015.
Web of Science Citations: 1
Abstract

The genus Emmenomma is revised and now includes three species from Southern Chile, Argentina and Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas). The type species Emmenomma oculatum is redescribed and considered a senior synonym of E. beauchenicum. Emmenomma oculatum obscurum is removed from synonymy with Emmenomma oculatum, raised to the species level and redescribed; the male of this species remains unknown. A new species, Emmenomma joshuabelli sp. nov. is described. The presence of a grate shaped tapetum outside the Lycosoidea clade is described. Detailed images are provided for all known species. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 09/01870-3 - GENERIC-LEVEL revision and cladistic analysis of MACROBUNINAE (Araneae: AMAUROBIIDAE)
Grantee:Lina Maria Almeida Silva
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate