Nyikoa limbe Huber, 2007

Bernhard A. Huber, Philippe Le Gall & Jacques Francois Mavoungou, 2014, Pholcid spiders from the Lower Guinean region of Central Africa: an overview, with descriptions of seven new species (Araneae, Pholcidae), European Journal of Taxonomy 81, pp. 1-46: 9-10

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2014.81

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scientific name

Nyikoa limbe Huber, 2007
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13. Nyikoa limbe Huber, 2007   . Cameroon ( Huber 2007, 2009), Congo D.R. ( Huber 2007); newly recorded for Gabon and Equatorial Guinea ( Fig. 26 View Figs 25 - 26 ).

New records

CAMEROON: Central Region: 1 ♀ in USNM, 6.5 km SSE of Yaounde (3°48.4’N, 11°32.4’E), Mbalmayo Rd. , patch of forest, 715 m a.s.l., 8 Jan. 1992 (J. Coddington et al.) GoogleMaps   .

EQUATORIAL GUINEA: Bioko   : 2 ♂♂ in CAS, Pico Basilé (3°41.7’N, 8°52.3’E), ca. 700 m a.s.l., at night, 17 Oct. 1998 (D.K. Dabney, D. Ubick). 1 ♀ in CAS, 3.5 km N of Luba (3°28.9’N, 8°35.0’E), swampy forest, 13 Oct. 1998 (M. Boko et al.) GoogleMaps   .

GABON: Ogooué-Ivindo: 6 ♂♂, 20 ♀♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11895), Monts de Belinga , forest near Mayebout (1°06.7’N, 13°06.6’E), 500 m a.s.l., 13-14 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   ; 3 ♀♀ in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gab 201), same data GoogleMaps   . 1 ♀ in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gab 204), Monts de Belinga (0°58.7’N, 13°11.5’E), 860 m a.s.l., forest with large rocks, 13 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   . 2 ♂♂, 7 ♀♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11896), near Djidji (0°12.8’N, 11°49.3’E), 470 m a.s.l., forest, 12 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   ; 2 ♀♀ in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gab 238), same data GoogleMaps   . 2 ♀♀ in USNM, Makokou, CNRS [0°30.8’N, 12°48.2’E; not 0°04’N, 12°08’E as on label], Sep.-Nov. 1976 (A.L. Rypstra) GoogleMaps   . 1 ♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11897), near Mohoba Mozeye (0°16.8’N, 13°20.9’E), 510 m a.s.l., forest along road, 17 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   . 1 ♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11898), N Tébé (0°02.3’S, 13°40.9’E), 550 m a.s.l., forest along brook, 17 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   . Haut Ogooué   : 3 ♂♂, 3 ♀♀, 1 juv. in ZFMK ( Ar 11899), forest at Lékoni River (1°10.7’S, 13°32.3’E), 305 m a.s.l., 18 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   . Ngounié: 1 ♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11900), Massif du Chaillu , ‘site 3’, between Mimongo & Yéno (1°38.1’S, 11°32.6’E), 570-650 m a.s.l., forest, 26 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   . 2 ♂♂, 4 ♀♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 11901), near Moulandoufouala (1°38.1’S, 10°42.5’E), 110 m a.s.l., forest along road, 27 Aug. 2011 (B.A. & S.R. Huber) GoogleMaps   ; 1 juv. in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gab 185), same data GoogleMaps   .

CONGO D.R.: Bas Congo: ~ 45 ♂♂, 43 ♀♀ + juvs (8 vials) in MRAC ( parts of 224303-307, 309-311), Luki   Forest Reserve [5°37.3’S, 13°05.9’E], fogging in old secondary rainforest, 17-25 Sep. 2007 (D. De Bakker, J.P. Michiels) GoogleMaps   ; 76 ♂♂, 47 ♀♀ + juvs (8 vials) in MRAC ( parts of 224312-319), same data but fogging in primary rainforest, 26 Sept-4 Oct. 2007 GoogleMaps   ; 7 ♂♂, 11 ♀♀ (6 vials) in MRAC ( 222207, 229, 994, 223096 part, 223123, 684), same locality, beating in old secondary rainforest, 17-25 Sep. 2007 (W. Hubau, D. De Bakker, J.P. Michiels)   ; 12 ♂♂, 13 ♀♀, 2 juvs (9 vials) in MRAC ( 221533, 222026 part, 222061, 222798, 223635 part, 223587, 223732, 223819, 223831), same locality, beating in primary rainforest, 6-11 Nov. 2006, 26 Sep.-3 Oct. 2007 (D. De Bakker, J.P. Michiels)   ; 1♂ in MRAC ( 221546), same locality, sieving, 7 Nov. 2006 (D. De Bakker, J.P. Michiels)   .

USNM

USA, Washington D.C., National Museum of Natural History, [formerly, United States National Museum]

CAS

USA, California, San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences

ZFMK

Germany, Bonn, Zoologische Forschungsinstitut und Museum "Alexander Koenig"

MRAC

Belgium, Tervuren, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Pholcidae

Genus

Nyikoa