Penestomus, E. Simon

Eugene Simon, 1903, Histoire naturelle des Araignees. T. 2, fasc 4, Paris: Encyclopedie Roret : 980

publication ID

Simon1903Penestominae

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:61A446B2-E6F1-4B4C-A9E8-D18ED10BBC70

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6291721

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C81D4B1F-F0C7-D60F-86ED-A9FA99A7F997

treatment provided by

Jeremy

scientific name

Penestomus
status

 

Penestomus E. Simon, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr., 1902 (oct.), p. 241.

Cephalothorax multo longior quam latior, planissimus, fere parallelus, fovea thoracica magna impressus. Oculi cuncti parvi, quatuor medii, ad marginem frontalem depressum siti, aream plus duplo latiorem quam longiorem et antice quam postice multo angustiorem occupantes, antici posticis minores, laterales antici ad marginem siti, a mediis non multo distantes, laterales postici a mediis latissime distantes, sed parum remoti, cum mediis lineam latam recurvam formantes. Laminae longæ, angustæ, rectæ et parallelæ, apice obtusæ. Sternum angustum, antice posticeque fere æqualiter attenuatum. Pedes breves et robusti, cuncti aculeati, tarsis, præsertim posticis, parvis, compressis sed ad basin attenuatis, unguibus superioribus longis, numerose et tenuiter pectinatis. Cribellum bipartitum. Calamistrum ex setis longis uniseriatis compositum.

Typus: P. planus E. Simon.

Ar. geogr.: Africa maxime australis.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Eresidae