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Simlops, a New Genus of Goblin Spiders (Araneae: Oonopidae) from Northern South America
A new genus of goblin spiders, Simlops, is proposed for 15 species found in Brazilian and Colombian Amazonia and southern Caribbean (Venezuela and Guyana), hypothesized to be a monophyletic group united by a unique conformation of the male endites. Expand
A review of some south american species of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae) described by Mello-Leitão from Brasil, with resolution of the genus Asaphobelis
The types of 18 species of Salticidae described by Mello-Leitao from Brasil were re-examined and redescribed if necessary, and Asaphobelis physonychus Simon 1902 now is the only species in the genus. Expand
Taxonomic revision of Scopocira Simon, 1900 (Araneae: Salticidae).
The genus Scopocira Simon, 1900 is revised and six valid species are redescribed and illustrated, increasing the present member list up to 14 species. Expand
Three new genera of jumping spider from Brazil (Araneae, Salticidae)
Nosferattus gen. nov., Capeta gen. nov. and Amatorculus gen. nov. are proposed from North and Northeastern Brazil. Due to the absence of teeth on the retromargin of the chelicerae, these genera areExpand
Systematics of the genus Soesilarishius (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryinae)
The genus Soesilarishius Makhan, 2007 is revised: a diagnosis and a redescription are proposed based on the type species, seven new species from northeastern Brazil and Soesilarishius aurifronsExpand
Notes on the Venezuelan jumping spiders described by Caporiacco (Araneae, Salticidae)
The type specimens of 15 nominal salticid species from Venezuela described by Lodovico di Caporiacco were examined and brief redescriptions when deemed necessary as well as three new synonymies are presented. Expand
Nine new species of Soesilarishius from Brazil (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryinae).
Nine new species of Soesilarishius Makhan, 2007 are described from Brazil, raising the genus member list up to 20 species, except for S. tabernarius, whose females remain unknown. Expand
Revision of Breda and proposal of a new genus (Araneae: Salticidae).
The genus Breda Peckham & Peckham, 1894 is revised and nine valid species are redescribed and illustrated, increasing the present member list up to 13 species. Expand
Se describe Neonella sala fraria sp. n. de la caatinga de Caninde do Sao Francisco, estado de Sergipe, Brasil, convirtiendose en la primera especie de Neonella que se describe de este pais. EstaExpand
Redescription and resolution of some Neotropical species of jumping spiders described by Caporiacco and description of a new species (Araneae: Salticidae)
Type specimens of some of Caporiacco's Neotropical species are revised. The taxonomy of his species from French Guiana, whose type specimens are lost, is considered. The types of Corythalia hadzjiExpand