Dipoena olivenca Levi, 1963

Rodrigues, Everton Nei Lopes, 2013, Six new species, complementary descriptions and new records from the Neotropical Region of the spider genus Dipoena (Araneae: Theridiidae), Zootaxa 3750 (1), pp. 1-25: 14-15

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Dipoena olivenca Levi, 1963
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Dipoena olivenca Levi, 1963 

( Figures 34–36View FIGURES 34 – 40)

Dipoena olivenca Levi, 1963: 154  , figs. 90–92 (Female holotype from São Paulo de Olivença  , Amazonas, Brazil; 08.X. 1946; M. de Mathan col.; deposited in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, not examined); Platnick, 2013.

Diagnosis. The male palp of Dipoena olivenca  differs from other species of the genus in the median apophysis pointed and hooked ( Fig. 34View FIGURES 34 – 40).

Description. Male (MCN 44943): Total length 2.37. Carapace length 1.09, width 0.90. Clypeus height 0.79. Sternum length 0.50, width 0.50. Abdomen length 1.21, width 1.00, height 1.05. Leg formula I/IV/II/III; segment length (I/II/III/IV): femora 0.92 / 0.81 / 0.75 / 0.92; patellae + tibiae 1.00/ 0.90 / 0.81 / 0.94; metatarsi + tarsi 1.00/ 0.96 / 0.94 / 1.05; total 2.92 / 2.67 / 2.50 / 2.91. Eye diameter and interdistance: AME 0.10, ALE 0.07, PME 0.07 and PLE 0.06; AME–AME 0.05, AME–ALE 0.02, PME–PME 0.05, PME–PLE 0.09. Eyes ( Fig. 35View FIGURES 34 – 40) with dark borders. Carapace high ( Fig. 36View FIGURES 34 – 40), with grooves ( Fig. 35View FIGURES 34 – 40), yellow-brown, with macrosetae in median portion. Chelicerae, endites and labium yellow-brown. Sternum yellow with darkened borders. Coxae yellow, femora yellow, distally dark brown, other articles dark brown, except tarsi yellow. Abdomen dorsum ( Fig. 35View FIGURES 34 – 40) dark brown with some areas lacking pigment; venter yellow. Spinnerets yellow.

Female. Described by Levi (1963: 154; figs. 90–92).

Remarks. Males and females were collected together in Coari, Amazonas, Brazil.

Material examined. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Coari, Base de Operações Geólogo P. de Moura, Porto Urucu (04° 51 ’ 56 ”S; 65 ° 20 ’02”W), IX. 2006, S. C. Dias col., one male (MCN 44943); D. F. Candiani col., one female (MCN 44944).

Distribution. Brazil (Amazonas).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Theridiidae

Genus

Dipoena