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Taxonomic review of the Neotropical spider genus Paradossenus (Araneae: Lycosoidea: Trechaleidae: Trechaleinae) with a new erection of the subfamily Trechaleinae and a key to included genera
Abstract The Neotropical spider genus Paradossenus is revised and currently comprises a total of 14 species. P. andinus (Simon 1898), P. protentus (Karsch 1879) and P. venezuelanus (Simon 1898) are… Expand
Revision of the orb-weaving spider genus Verrucosa McCook, 1888 (Araneae, Araneidae).
The araneid spider genus Verrucosa McCook, 1888 is revised. Five of the seven previously known species, V. arenata (Walckenaer, 1841), V. lampra Soares & Camargo, 1948, V. meridionalis (Keyserling,… Expand
A new species of Dolomedes Latreille, 1804 (Araneae: Lycosoidea: Pisauridae) from Madagascar.
The genus Dolomedes Latreille, 1804 present a very wide range of distribution on every continent except Antarctica (Platnick 2013) However, only one species has been reported from Madagascar,… Expand
Description of the males of Euprosthenops australis Simon, 1898 and Euprosthenopsis pulchella (Pocock, 1902) (Araneae: Pisauridae).
The spider family Pisauridae, with 333 described species (Platnick 2014), can be considered as a moderately diverse spider family. Together with the worldwide distribution, its members exhibit an… Expand
Revision of the Neotropical spider genus Enna (Araneae, Lycosoidea, Trechaleidae)
Abstract The spider genus Enna is revised and the five previously known species [E. estebanensis (Simon 1898) (Venezuela), E. jullieni (Simon 1898) (Panama, Colombia), E. minor Petrunkevitch 1925… Expand
On the taxonomy of Trechaleidae (Araneae: Lycosoidea) from South America
Abstract A new species of Trechalea Thorell 1869, T. rothi from Colombia, South America, is described, illustrated and compared with the only other two species of the genus also known from Colombia,… Expand
On three monotypic nursery web spider genera from Madagascar with first description of the male of Tallonia picta Simon, 1889 and redescription of the type-species of Paracladycnis Blandin, 1979 and…
With 333 described species, the Pisauridae is a moderately species-rich spider family. The family is world wide in distribution and its members exhibit an exceptionally wide range of foraging and… Expand
A new Peruvian species of Enna (Araneae, Lycosoidea, Trechaleidae).
- Estevam Luís Cruz da Silva
The spider genus Enna O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897 comprises 38 species, distributed from Mexico to Southern Brazil, and is the most diverse genus of Trechaleidae (Platnick, 2013). Enna was revised by… Expand
Description of the male of Architis catuaba Santos & Nogueira, 2008 and new records of Architis capricorna Carico, 1981 (Araneae: Pisauridae).
- Estevam Luís Cruz da Silva
The genus Architis Simon, 1898 currently includes 21 described species distributed in the Neotropical region, from Panama to Argentina (Platnick 2012). Santos (2007b) provided the latest revision,… Expand
Description of the male of Dolomedes raptoroides Zhang, Zhu & Song, 2004 (Araneae: Lycosoidea: Pisauridae).
Dolomedes Latreille, 1804 is the most diverse genus in Pisauridae, with 98 described species and a wide range of distribution on every continent, except Antarctica (World Spider Catalog 2014). The… Expand