Domatha vivida Simon, 1895

Ileperuma Arachchi, Ilesha S. & Benjamin, Suresh P., 2019, The crab spider genus Tarrocanus Simon, 1895 with notes on the genera Alcimochthes Simon, 1895 and Domatha Simon, 1895 (Araneae: Thomisidae), Zootaxa 4613 (3), pp. 587-593: 590-592

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4613.3.10

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Domatha vivida Simon, 1895
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Domatha vivida Simon, 1895 

( Figs 3View FIGURES 1–9, 16, 17View FIGURES 10–17)

Domatha vivida Simon, 1895: 979  , fig. 1048 (♂, ♀).

Material examined. PHILIPPINES:  6 ♂, several juveniles, Manila ( MNHN11376View Materials).

Description. Male (MNHN11376, based on alcohol preserved type series): Prosoma brown and a bit darker on sides, wider in the centre, covered with weak sub-erected setae and some long setae, the marking on the middle not clear in the alcohol preserved specimen but a light-yellow outline visible. Both eye rows recurved. Lateral eyes bear enlarged yellowish grey eye tubercles. Opisthosoma lighter in colour than prosoma, anterior half more or less square shaped and posterior half truncated, two muscle spots present in the centre. Legs yellowish white, covered with short setae and sparsely distributed short spines. Palp as in Figs 16, 17View FIGURES 10–17. VTA hook-shaped with a flat tip. RTA short, with a blunt tip slanted towards VTA. Simple round tegulum, embolus short and circles around ¾ of tegulum, distal ¼ part with a dent-like process followed by a curved, hook-like tip directed inwards.

Female: Unknown.

Distribution. Only known from the Philippines ( World Spider Catalog 2019).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Thomisidae

Genus

Domatha

Loc

Domatha vivida Simon, 1895

Ileperuma Arachchi, Ilesha S. & Benjamin, Suresh P. 2019
2019
Loc

Domatha vivida

Simon, E. 1895: 979