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Got Males?: The Enigmatic Goblin Spider Genus Triaeris (Araneae, Oonopidae)
ABSTRACT The type species of the goblin spider genus Triaeris Simon, T. stenaspis Simon, was originally described from Saint Vincent in the Lesser Antilles, but has attained a pantropicalExpand
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The pulmonary neuroendocrine system: the past decade.
The pulmonary neuroendocrine system consists of specialized airway endocrine epithelial cells, associated with nerve fibres. The epithelial cells, the pulmonary neuroendocrine cells (PNEC), can beExpand
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Ultrastructure of Antoonops, a New, Ant-Mimicking Genus of Afrotropical Oonopidae (Araneae) with Complex Internal Genitalia
Abstract Antoonops, a new genus of the spider family Oonopidae, is described from West Africa. The genus contains four new species, all known from both sexes: A. corbulo (type species), A.Expand
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Unravelling the goblin spiders puzzle : rDNA phylogeny of the family Oonopidae (Araneae)
The mega-diverse haplogyne family of goblin spiders (Oonopidae Simon, 1890) has long been among the most poorly known families of spiders. However, since the launch of the goblin spider PlanetaryExpand
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ABSTRACT The goblin spider genus Zyngoonops Benoit, 1977 is revised. The type and hitherto only species, Z. clandestinus Benoit from the Democratic Republic of Congo (D.R.C.), is redescribed on theExpand
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A scanning electron microscope technique for studying the sclerites of Cichlidogyrus
The genus Cichlidogyrus (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalidae) includes more than 90 species, most of which are gill parasites of African cichlid fishes. Cichlidogyrus has been studied extensively in recentExpand
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Detecting hybridization in African schistosome species: does egg morphology complement molecular species identification?
Hybrid parasites may have an increased transmission potential and higher virulence compared to their parental species. Consequently, hybrid detection is critical for disease control. PreviousExpand
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Estimating the diversity of arboreal oonopid spider assemblages (Araneae, Oonopidae) at Afrotropical sites
Abstract The abundance, species richness, and assemblage structure of arboreal Oonopidae of Afrotropical rainforests and savannahs was investigated. Canopy-dwelling spiders were collected byExpand
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An Introductory Study of House Spiders (Araneae) in Belgium
Summary More than 800 spiders were collected in 43 houses heated in winter, distributed mainly in the northern part of Belgium. Information required for the collections to be eligible for the projectExpand
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Two new species of the spider genus Antoonops (Araneae: Oonopidae), with a key to the known species.
  • W. Fannes
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • 10 September 2013
Two new species of the goblin spider genus Antoonops are described, bringing the total number of species to six. Antoonops kamieli sp. nov. is described from two males and one female collected inExpand
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