Carapoia ocaina Huber, 2000

Huber, Bernhard A., 2018, The South American spider genera Mesabolivar and Carapoia (Araneae, Pholcidae): new species and a framework for redrawing generic limits, Zootaxa 4395 (1), pp. 1-178: 129-130

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Carapoia ocaina Huber, 2000
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Carapoia ocaina Huber, 2000 

Figs 554–556View FIGURES 552–563

Carapoia ocaina Huber, 2000: 242  , figs 19–20, 131, 179, 955–961 (♂ ♀, Peru, Brazil). Huber 2005: 555, figs 85, 86, 99. Carvalho et al. 2010: 433.

Type material. PERUAbout PERU: Loreto: ♂ holotype, 5♂ 8♀ paratypes, MUSM, Rio Samiria (4°43’S, 74°18’W), 21– 28.v.1990 (D. Silva “& Ernesto”).

New record. BRAZIL: Amazonas: 10♂ 2♀, ZFMKAbout ZFMK (Ar 19232), forest near Tabatinga (4.244°S, 69.92°– 69.93°W), 90 m a.s.l., 2–4.xi.2016 (B.A. Huber, L.S. Carvalho)GoogleMaps  ; 2♀ in pure ethanol, ZFMKAbout ZFMK (Br 16-323), same dataGoogleMaps  .

Description (amendments; see Huber 2000). Tibia 1 in nine newly examined males: 10.4–12.4 (mean 11.1); in two females: 7.7, 8.3. Diameters of femora 1–4 in large male: 0.29, 0.34, 0.36, 0.32. Most males with pale reddish abdomen (in ethanol; in live orange-red; Fig. 554View FIGURES 552–563). Prolateral trichobothrium present on tibia 1.

Natural history. The spiders were found in strongly domed, rather small webs (diameter about 20 cm), consistently with a second, flat sheet of silk under the domed main sheet. In the lines above the domed main sheet there were sometimes Argyrodes kleptoparasites.

Distribution. Widely distributed between Manaus ( Brazil) and the Peruvian Andes ( Fig. 741View FIGURE 741).

PERU

Universit� di Perugia

ZFMK

Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Pholcidae

Genus

Carapoia

Loc

Carapoia ocaina Huber, 2000

Huber, Bernhard A. 2018

2018
Loc

Carapoia ocaina

Huber 2000: 242

2000