Giloloa Huber

Huber, Bernhard A. & Carvalho, Leonardo S., 2019, Filling the gaps: descriptions of unnamed species included in the latest molecular phylogeny of Pholcidae (Araneae), Zootaxa 4546 (1), pp. 1-96: 67-68

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4546.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D2C9F49A-9B76-40AE-9A60-CAE9B99BA547

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E21587DB-FFDA-FF97-FF11-F8E048B6FEBD

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scientific name

Giloloa Huber
status

gen. n.

Giloloa Huber  gen. n.

Type species. Giloloa sofifi  sp. n.

Etymology. The genus name is derived from Gilolo, former name of Halmahera, type locality of the type species; gender feminine.

Diagnosis/Description. See diagnosis and description of single known species below.

Generic Relationships. The recent molecular phylogeny of Pholcidae ( Eberle et al. 2018)  placed Giloloa  as sister to East Asian ‘ Spermophora  ’ Hentz, 1841 + Aetana Huber, 2005  . This sister group relationship received high support; it is neither supported nor contradicted by morphological data.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Pholcidae