Revision of the orb-weaving spider genus Verrucosa McCook, 1888 (Araneae, Araneidae).

@article{Lise2015RevisionOT,
  title={Revision of the orb-weaving spider genus Verrucosa McCook, 1888 (Araneae, Araneidae).},
  author={A. A. Lise and Cynara C. Kesster and E. L. C. da Silva},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2015},
  volume={3921},
  pages={
          1-105
        }
}
  • A. A. Lise, Cynara C. Kesster, E. L. C. da Silva
  • Published 2015
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • The araneid spider genus Verrucosa McCook, 1888 is revised. Five of the seven previously known species, V. arenata (Walckenaer, 1841), V. lampra Soares & Camargo, 1948, V. meridionalis (Keyserling, 1892), V. undecimvariolata (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1889) and V. zebra (Keyserling, 1892), are redescribed and illustrated. In addition, 37 new species of Verrucosa from the Neotropical region are described and illustrated: V. cachimbo n. sp., V. tarapoa n. sp., V. scapofracta n. sp., V. carara n. sp… CONTINUE READING
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