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The spider tree of life: phylogeny of Araneae based on target‐gene analyses from an extensive taxon sampling
We present a phylogenetic analysis of spiders using a dataset of 932 spider species, representing 115 families (only the family Synaphridae is unrepresented), 700 known genera, and additionalExpand
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New species of Anelosimus (Araneae: Theridiidae) from Africa and Southeast Asia, with notes on sociality and color polymorphism
The cobweb spider genus Anelosimus contains species showing various levels of social behavior. American Anelosimus are well known and several species have been described from Europe, China, Japan,Expand
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New euophryine jumping spiders from Southeast Asia and Africa (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryinae)
Sixteen new species and four new genera of euophryine jumping spiders from the Old World (China, Malaysia and SouthAfrica) are described. The new genera are Chinophrys gen. nov. (type species C.Expand
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Panorpodes kuandianensis , a new species of short-faced scorpionflies (Mecoptera, Panorpodidae) from Liaoning, China
Panorpodes kuandianensis, a new species of short-faced scorpionflies (family Panorpodidae), is described and illustrated from Kuandian County, Liaoning Province, northeastern China. It is the thirdExpand
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Molecular phylogeny of Harpactorinae and Bactrodinae uncovers complex evolution of sticky trap predation in assassin bugs (Heteroptera: Reduviidae)
Sticky trap predation, the use of adhesive substances to trap and capture prey, is an intriguing yet poorly studied predatory strategy. Unique among known sticky trap predators, assassin bugsExpand
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A REVIEW OF THE CHINESE NURSERY-WEB SPIDERS (ARANEAE, PISAURIDAE)
Abstract The present paper deals with nine genera and 32 species of the family Pisauridae from China, including two new genera, Dianpisaura (type species, Pisaura lizhii Zhang 2000) and QianlingulaExpand
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Revision of the spider genus Hamataliwa Keyserling from China (Araneae: Oxyopidae)
Five lynx spider species of the genus Hamataliwa Keyserling from China are described, including two new species, Hamataliwa aurita sp. nov. and H. cordata sp. nov. The species Oxyopes labialis Song,Expand
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A basal phylogenetic placement for the salticid spider Eupoa, with descriptions of two new species (Araneae: Salticidae)
The southeast Asian genus Eupoa includes small salticid spiders with unusual palpi. Two new species of the genus are described. Two morphological characters (presence of a median apophysis in theExpand
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FOUR NEW AND ONE NEWLY RECORDED SPECIES OF THE JUMPING SPIDERS (ARANEAE: SALTICIDAE: LYSSOMANINAE & SPARTAEINAE) FROM (SUB)TROPICAL CHINA
Five species of jumping spiders belonging to four genera of subfamilies Lyssomaninae (Onomastus) and Spartaeinae (Phaeacius, Portia and Yaginumanis) from China were diagnosed, described and figured.Expand
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RARE SPIDERS OF THE GENUS CYCLOCOSMIA (ARACHNIDA: ARANEAE: CTENIZIDAE) FROM TROPICAL AND SUBTROPICAL CHINA
Two species of the ctenizid spider genus Cyclocosmia from tropical and subtropical China are diagnosed, described and illustrated. One of them, Cyclocosmia latusicosta, is found to be new to science.Expand
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