Oonopoides pallidulus (Chickering),

Platnick, Norman I. & Berniker, Lily, 2013, The goblin spider genus Oonopoides in North and Central America (Araneae, Oonopidae), American Museum Novitates 2013 (3788), pp. 1-38: 33-37

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1206/3788.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5056020

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scientific name

Oonopoides pallidulus (Chickering)
status

new combination

Oonopoides pallidulus (Chickering)  , new combination

Figures 192–202View FIGURES 192–202

Oonopinus pallidulus Chickering, 1951: 222  , figs. 10, 11 (female holotype from Canal Zone Biological Area [= Isla Barro Colorado], Panamá, Panama, in MCZ; examined).

Oonops pallidulus: Chickering, 1970: 496  , figs. 12, 13.

Oonops tenebus Chickering, 1970: 509  , figs. 43–46 (male holotype from Forest Preserve , Panamá, Panama, in MCZ; examined). NEW SYNONYMY.

Oonops donaldi  (misidentification): Chickering, 1970: 499 (one female from Isla Barro Colorado, Panamá, Panama only).

Oonops anoxus  (misidentification): Chickering, 1970: 502 (specimens listed from sites other than Isla Barro Colorado and Boquete, Panama).

DIAGNOSIS: Males have a greatly widened embolar base (figs.195, 198); females have an almost square tip on the anterior receptaculum (fig. 201).

MALE (PBI_ OON 21107View Materials, figs. 192–200): Total length 1.55. Posterior eye row procurved from front; ALE separated by their radius to diameter. Endites distally not excavated, anterior portion with single, strongly protuberant ledge. Postepigastric scutum present. Leg spination: tibiae: III p0-0-1, v0-1p-1p, r1-0-1; IV p1-0-1, v0-0-2, r1-0-1; metatarsi: III v0-2-2, r1-0-1; IV p1-0-1, v0-1p-2, r1-0-1. Embolus with basal projection short, straight, embolar base greatly widened.

FEMALE (PBI_ OON 27479View Materials, figs. 201, 202): Total length 1.83. Leg spination: tibiae: III d0-10, p1-0-1, v0-0-2, r1-0-1; IV d0-1-0, p1-0-1, v0-1p-2, r1-0-1; metatarsi: III v0-1p-2, r0-0-1; IV p1-0-1, v0-2-2, r1-0-1. Anterior receptaculum almost square, on extremely narrow stalk, posterior receptaculum with pair of large ducts.

MATERIAL EXAMINED: PANAMA: Colón: Parque Metropolitano, near canopy crane, 8.99483°N, 79.54366°W, Dec. 30, 2007, sweeping rainforest vegetation (M. Draney et al., FMNH 34877View Materials, 44219View Materials, PBI_ OON 10590View Materials, 10696), 2♀GoogleMaps  ; Pipeline Road, Parque Nacional Soberania, 0.5 km S Río Frijolito   , 9.14793°N, 79.72935°W, Jan. 8, 2008, rainforest leaf litter (B. Butterfield, M. Draney, FMNH 34879View Materials, PBO_ OON 10592View Materials), 1♂GoogleMaps  . Panamá: Balboa, Aug. 1936 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71508View Materials, PBI_OON 5694), 1♂  ; Isla Barro Colorado, June–July 1934 ( MCZ PBI_OON 1629), 1♀ (holotype), July–Aug. 1954 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71568View Materials, PBI_ OON 27476View Materials), 2♀  , June 1950 (A. Chickering, MCZ PBI_ OON 31080View Materials), 1♀  , May 6–18, 1964 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71571View Materials, 71572View Materials, PBI_ OON 27464View Materials, 27478), 2♀  , Feb. 19–Mar. 9, 1975, rotten flowers of Pseudobombax  ( AMNH PBI_ OON 21108View Materials), 1♀  , Aug. 17, 1975, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27804View Materials), 1♀  , Aug. 24–Sept. 13, 1975, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27808View Materials, 27813), 2♂  , Feb. 17, 1976, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27801View Materials), 1♀  , Feb. 22–June 20, 1976, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27803View Materials, 27811), 2♂  , Dec. 12, 1976, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27806View Materials), 2♀  , Jan. 30, 1977, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27807View Materials), 1♂, 1♀  , June 27, 1977, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27809View Materials), 2♀  , July 25, 1977, Berlese, leaf litter (S. Levings, USNM PBI_ OON 27812View Materials), 1♂, 1♀  ; Madden Forest Preserve  , Jan. 8, 1958 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71509View Materials, 71511View Materials, 72233View Materials, PBI_OON 5685, 5696, 5697), 2♂, 1♀  , Jan. 21, 1958 (A. Chickering, MCZ 66781View Materials, PBI_ OON 21107View Materials), 1♂  , Jan. 29, 1958 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71588View Materials, PBI_ OON 27466View Materials), 3♀  , Feb. 14, 1958 (A. Chickering, MCZ 72227View Materials, 80955View Materials, PBI_OON 5487, 5686), 1♂, 1♀  , same (A. Chickering, MCZ 23249View Materials, PBI_OON 1065), 1♂ (holotype)  , Feb. 28, 1958 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71573View Materials, PBI_ OON 27468View Materials), 1♀  ; Playa Corona, Aug. 8, 1983, litter (J., F. Murphy, AMNH PBI_ OON 36768View Materials), 2♀  ; Summit Gardens, July 29, 1954 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71570View Materials, PBI_ OON 27467View Materials), 1♀  , Aug. 12, 1954 (A. Chickering, MCZ 71569View Materials, PBI_ OON 27479View Materials), 8♀  , May 1964 (A. Chickering, MCZ 66780View Materials, 71506View Materials, PBI_OON 5699, 21101), 2♂  .

DISTRIBUTION: Southern Panama (Colón, Panamá).

Synonymy: Numerous simultaneous collections indicate that O. tenebus  is merely the male of O. pallidulus  .

MCZ

Museum of Comparative Zoology

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Oonopidae

Genus

Oonopoides

Loc

Oonopoides pallidulus (Chickering)

Platnick, Norman I. & Berniker, Lily 2013
2013
Loc

Oonops pallidulus:

Chickering, A. M. 1970: 496
1970
Loc

Oonops tenebus

Chickering, A. M. 1970: 509
1970
Loc

Oonops donaldi

Chickering, A. M. 1970: 499
1970
Loc

Oonops anoxus

Chickering, A. M. 1970: 502
1970
Loc

Oonopinus pallidulus

Chickering, A. M. 1951: 222
1951