Pseudodysderina dracula, Platnick & Berniker, 2013

Platnick, Norman I. & Berniker, Lily, 2013, ffie South American Goblin Spiders of the New Genera Pseudodysderina and Tinadysderina (Araneae, Oonopidae), American Museum Novitates 2013 (3787), pp. 1-44 : 21

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1206/3776.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:125C8064-BD28-43FB-8E03-75B94D3CB4DC

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4574428

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/3206DA49-8B2F-FFF5-FE2D-3591FDD5FA85

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pseudodysderina dracula
status

new species

Pseudodysderina dracula , new species

Figures 121–129 View FIGURES 121–134. 121–129

TYPE: Male holotype taken at an elevation of 600 m in a forest outlying a farm (Granja Scria Agricultura) at Santa Cecilia, Risaralda, Colombia (Oct. 1991), deposited in ICN (420, PBI_ OON 49903 View Materials ) .

ETYMOLOGY: ffie specific name is a noun in apposition, referring to the fanglike anterior projections on the chelicerae.

DIAGNOSIS: Males can easily be recognized by their highly modified chelicerae (fig. 125) and the greatly enlarged palpal conductor (figs. 126, 127).

MALE (PBI_ OON 49903 View Materials , figs. 121–129): Total length 1.66. Elevated portion of pars cephalica appearing finely reticulate; lateral margin with blunt denticles. ALE separated by their radius to diameter. Postepigastric scutum long, almost rectangular, extending to nearly full length of abdomen. Leg spination: femur I p0-0-2, r1-1-0; tibiae I, II v4-4-0; metatarsi: I v2-1p- 2; II v2-0-2. Embolus relatively short, straight; conductor greatly enlarged.

FEMALE: Unknown.

OTHER MATERIAL EXAMINED: None.

DISTRIBUTION: Colombia (Risaralda).

ICN

Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Museo de Historia Natural

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Oonopidae

Genus

Pseudodysderina