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A new species of Fissiphalliidae from Brazilian Amazon Rain Forest (Arachnida: Opiliones)

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Author(s):
Pinto-da-Rocha, Ricardo
Total Authors: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; v. 640, p. 1-6, Sept. 2004.
Field of knowledge: Biological Sciences - Zoology
Abstract

The fourth species of the family Fissiphalliidae is described, Fissiphallius martensi new species, from Reserva Ducke, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. It differs from other 3 species of the family by having ventral plate sword-like, sulcus II straight, the presence of a high spine on the eye mound, spines on coxa IV, lateral margin of dorsal scute, tergites, anal operculum and sternites, and the genital operculum shorter than stigmatic area. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 99/05446-8 - Biodiversity of Arachnida and Myriapoda of the State of São Paulo
Grantee:Antonio Domingos Brescovit
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants