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A new species of the sun-spider genus Mummucia (Arachnida: Solifugae: Mummucidae) from Piaui northeastern Brazil

Carvalho, Leonardo S. [1] ; Candiani, David F. [2] ; Bonaldo, Alexandre B. [2] ; Suesdek, Lincoln [3, 4] ; Silva, Paulo Roberto R. [5]
Total Authors: 5
[1] Univ Fed Piaui, BR-64800000 Floriano, PI - Brazil
[2] Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi, Lab Aracnol, BR-66040170 Belem, Para - Brazil
[3] Inst Butantan, Parasitol Lab, BR-05503900 Sao Paulo - Brazil
[4] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Ciencias Biomed, Biol Relacao Patogeno Hosp, BR-05508 Sao Paulo - Brazil
[5] Univ Fed Piaui, Ctr Ciencias Agr, Dept Fitotecnia, BR-64049550 Teresina, PI - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 5
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; n. 2690, p. 19-31, NOV 29 2010.
Web of Science Citations: 5

The Brazilian solifuge Mummucia ibirapemussu new species (Solifugae, Mummuciidae) from Serra das Confusoes National Park, in the semi-arid Caatinga domain, is herein described, with illustrations and SEM pictures of the main taxonomic characters. Geometrical morphometric analyses were also performed and indicated that this new species can be accurately distinguished from Metacleobis fulvipes regarding the shape of propeltidium. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 06/02622-5 - Populational characterization of Culicidae of medical importance: molecular, karyotypic and morphometric aspects
Grantee:Lincoln Suesdek Rocha
Support type: Regular Research Grants