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On the huntsman spider genus Vindullus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Sparassidae)

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Author(s):
Rheims, Cristina Anne
Total Authors: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; v. 4544, n. 4, p. 572-580, JAN 15 2019.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

Vindullus Simon, 1880 is revisited and two species, erroneously allocated in Olios Walckenaer, 1837, are transferred to the genus. Vindullus fugiens (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1890) comb. nov. and V. guatemalensis (Keyserling, 1887) comb. nov. were described based on male specimens from Guatemala. Both species are redescribed and illustrated. A revised diagnosis is given for the genus including newly evaluated characters for freshly collected females of V. angulatus Rheims \& Jager, 2008. In addition, an illustrated identification key for all known males of the genus is provided, new distribution records are listed for V. angulatus Rheims \& Jager, 2008, V. gibbosus Rheims \& Jager, 2008 and V gracilipes (Taczonowski, 1872) and a distribution map is provided showing the updated distribution of the genus. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 15/18982-0 - Sistematics of the subfamily Sparianthinae Simon (Arachnida, Araneae, Sparassidae), with emphasis on the Neotropical genera
Grantee:Cristina Anne Rheims
Support type: Regular Research Grants