Five crab spiders of the Genus Lysiteles from Yunnan Province, China (Araneae: Thomisidae)

  title={Five crab spiders of the Genus Lysiteles from Yunnan Province, China (Araneae: Thomisidae)},
  author={Guo Tang and Chang-Ming Yin and Xianjin Peng and Darrell Ubick and Charles E. Griswold},
This paper describes five species of spiders of the genus Lysiteles (Araneae: Thomisidae) from the Gaoligong Mountains, Yunnan Province, China. Included are three species new to science, L. davidi sp. nov., L. conicus sp. nov. and L. dentatus sp. nov., and two new records for China, L. ambrosii Ono, 2001 and L. bhutanus Ono, 2001, both originally described from Bhutan. Detailed morphological characters, photos and illustrations of body and copulatory organs of these five species are presented. 
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