Cubanops Sánchez,

Sánchez, Alexander, Brescovit, Antonio D. & Alayón, Giraldo, 2015, Four new caponiids species (Araneae, Caponiidae) from the West Indies and redescription of Nops blandus (Bryant), Zootaxa 3972 (1), pp. 43-64: 58

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Cubanops Sánchez


Genus Cubanops Sánchez  –Ruiz, Platnick & Dupérré, 2010

Type species: Cubanops ludovicorum (Alayón, 1976)  by original designation.

Diagnosis: Cubanops  can be distinguished from Caponiinae genera by the presence of subsegmented tarsi (Figs. 13, 17), from other Nopinae genera (except Tarsonops Chamberlin  ) by having a bisegmentated metatarsi IV (Figs. 13, 16); and from Tarsonops  by having entire anterior metatarsi ( Fig. 17View FIGURES 17 – 24), a widened labium and a distally rounded and medially narrowed endites ( Fig. 76View FIGURES 70 – 76).