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Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
This beautifully illustrated guide to the spiders of North America, north of Mexico, provides more than 1,400 illustrations and keys to the genera in 68 spider families. The book includes more than…
Got Males?: The Enigmatic Goblin Spider Genus Triaeris (Araneae, Oonopidae)
The type species of the goblin spider genus Triaeris Simon was originally described from Saint Vincent in the Lesser Antilles, but has attained a pantropical distribution and even has introduced populations living in European greenhouses.
The American Goblin Spiders of the New Genus Escaphiella (Araneae, Oonopidae)
A new genus, Escaphiella, is established for a group of 36 oonopid species found from the United States south to Chile and Argentina, and the female of E. hespera is described for the first time, and 29 new species are described.
Checklist of the spiders (Araneae) of Canada and Alaska
This checklist records the occurrence of 1413 species of spiders (Araneae) in 43 families in Canada and Alaska and records 69 species that are thought to be introduced from elsewhere and 321 that are known in the Palaearctic.
The Goblin Spider Genera Opopaea and Epectris (Araneae, Oonopidae) in the New World
It is hypothesized that Opopaea is not native to the New World, and is represented in America only by introduced species that, although now pantropical in distribution, are of Old World origin.
Spiders of New Zealand: annotated family key and species list.
The Goblin Spider Genus Heteroonops (Araneae, Oonopidae), With Notes on Oonops
Abstract The goblin spider genus Heteroonops is relimited to include those soft-bodied oonopids with anteriorly situated, posteriorly directed projections on the endites of males, and elongated,…
The black-headed jumping spider, Trite planiceps Simon, 1899 (Araneae: Salticidae): redescription including cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 and paralogous 28S sequences
Abstract Trite planiceps Simon, 1899, the black-headed jumping spider, is redescribed and the distribution and biology of the species is discussed. DNA sequences from the mitochondrial gene…
The Goblin Spider Genus Pelicinus (Araneae, Oonopidae), Part 1
It is hypothesized that Pelicinus is primarily an Old World genus, occurring natively in both southern Asia and Australasia, and only those members of the genus that occur outside that continent are treated, resulting in 16 new species being described.
The Goblin Spider Genera Stenoonops and Australoonops (Araneae, Oonopidae), with Notes on Related Taxa
Abstract The goblin spider genus Stenoonops Simon is relimited to include those spineless oonopids with a soft abdomen but a well-sclerotized cephalothorax, elevated and pointed sternal extensions…