Nyetnops Platnick & Lise,

Sánchez-Ruiz, Alexander, Brescovit, Antonio D. & Bonaldo, Alexandre B., 2020, Revision of the spider genus Nyetnops Platnick & Lise (Araneae: Caponiidae) with proposition of the new genus Nopsma, from Central and South America, Zootaxa 4751 (3), pp. 461-486: 474

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4751.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:09A06C31-B3A3-47F1-8224-146C4796569F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3716895

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/2E588781-1B41-FFE8-80C9-D5D9FA143209

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Plazi

scientific name

Nyetnops Platnick & Lise
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Key for the species of Nyetnops Platnick & Lise  (males only)

1. Length of copulatory bulb (tegulum + embolus) just two times or less the palpal tibia length ( Figs 1View FIGURE 1 B–D; 4B–C).......... 2

- Length of copulatory bulb (tegulum + embolus) 2.7 or three times the palpal tibia length ( Figs 8View FIGURE 8 B–C; 9B–C)............. 3

2. Tegulum apical section swollen on median portion, width similar to palpal tibia ( Figs 4View FIGURE 4 B–C; 8H), embolus tip with very long rooster’s crest like projections ( Fig. 7View FIGURE 7 A–F)................................................... N. naylienae  n. sp.

- Tegulum apical section weakly swollen on median portion, narrower than palpal tibia width ( Fig. 1View FIGURE 1 B–C), embolus tip beveled with short projections ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3 G–I)................................................................ N. guarani 

3. Mid of palpal tibia strongly swollen, 1.8 times wider than proximal and distal portions ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8 B–C); copulatory bulb slender, weakly swollen on tegulum apical section, only a half palpal tibia width ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8 B–C).................. N. lachonta  n. sp.

- Mid of palpal tibia weakly swollen, only 1.2 times wider than proximal and distal portions ( Fig. 9View FIGURE 9 B–C), copulatory bulb thick, slightly swollen at tegulum apical section and narrow at basal section ( Figs 8IView FIGURE 8; 9View FIGURE 9 B–C).................... N. buruti  n. sp.