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Redescription of the sun-spider Mummucina titschacki Roewer, 1934 (Solifugae, Mummuciidae) with notes on the taxonomy of the genus.
Mummucina Roewer, 1934 is the second largest genus in the South American sun-spider family Mummuciidae. The limits of this and other genera are largely unexplored, and the traditional classificationExpand
A new species of Ananteris Thorell (Scorpiones: Buthidae) from Colombia
Ananteris myriamae sp. nov. is described from the department of Meta, Colombia. This species is characterized, among other features, by the presence of two concavities in the anterior margin of theExpand
The smallest known solifuge: Vempironiella aguilari, new genus and species of sun-spider (Solifugae: Mummuciidae) from the coastal desert of Peru
Abstract A new genus and species in the South American sun-spider family Mummuciidae, Vempironiella aguilari gen. nov., sp. nov., is herein described from a series of specimens from the coastalExpand
Troglotayosicus humiculum, n. sp., is described from a specimen collected by Winkler trap in La Planada Natural Reserve, Nariño Department, southwestern Colombia. With this description, both theExpand
On the identity of Microananteris, with a discussion on pectinal morphology, and description of a new Ananteris from Brazil (Scorpiones, Buthidae)
The characters originally used to define the monotypic genus Microananteris Lourenco, 2003 are reanalyzed from the point of view of their usefulness to justify its recognition as a genus apart fromExpand
A revisionary approach of Colombian Ananteris (Scorpiones, Buthidae): two new species, a new synonymy, and notes on the value of trichobothria and hemispermatophore for the taxonomy of the group
Some contributions to the knowledge of the buthid scorpion genus Ananteris Thorell, 1891 in Colombia are herein presented, based upon the examination of over 100 specimens. Ananteris ochoai sp. nov.Expand
New morphological data for the order Ricinulei with the description of two new species of Pseudocellus (Arachnida: Ricinulei: Ricinoididae) from Mexico
Abstract Two new species of ricinuleids of the genus Pseudocellus Platnick, 1980 are described based on adult males and females from Mexico: Pseudocellus quetzalcoatl sp. nov. and Pseudocellus olmecaExpand
First record of the scorpion genus Chactopsis Kraepelin in Colombia, with the description of Chactopsis carolinae sp. nov. (Scorpiones: Chactidae)
Chactopsis carolinae sp. nov. is described on the basis of specimens of both sexes from Selva de Mataven, eastern Colombia. This species seems to be most closely related to Chactopsis anduzeiExpand
A new Colombian species of Cryptocellus (Arachnida, Ricinulei), with notes on the taxonomy of the genus.
Cryptocellus sofiae sp. nov. is described based on males and females obtained from the easternmost part of Colombia, in Vichada Department. The new species is placed in the adisi species-group, basedExpand