Protimesius apiacas,

Villarreal-Manzanilla, Osvaldo & Pinto-Da-Rocha, Ricardo, 2006, Five new species of Protimesius from Brazil (Opiliones: Stygnidae), Zootaxa 1325, pp. 219-233: 232

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Protimesius apiacas


Protimesius apiacas  Pinto­da­Rocha, 2000

New record: Brazil, Rondonia, Vilhena (Amazonian Rain Forest), 11.XI. 1999, inside a hollow fallen tree trunk, 1 male & 3 females (MZSP­ 18943); same data, 3 males & 4 females (MZSP­ 18944). This is the first record of this species from Rondonia State, previously known only from Mato Grosso State, Brazil.