Oskoron

Shear, William A. & Warfel, Joseph G., 2016, The harvestman genus Taracus Simon 1879, and the new genus Oskoron (Opiliones: Ischyropsalidoidea: Taracidae), Zootaxa 4180 (1), pp. 1-71: 58

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4180.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:EADF5552-8FDF-4AD6-95CB-B7AACE764F97

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039D941B-FFE7-FFEA-D6EA-FDF3FA3CD85E

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Plazi

scientific name

Oskoron
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Key to species of Oskoron  

1a. Chelicerae shorter than or only slightly longer than body; metapeltidium with two setae; Oregon, Washington .................................................................................................... brevichelis   n. sp.  

1b. Chelicerae distinctly longer than body; metapeltidium with single row of four to eight (ten) setae..................... 2.

2a. Ocularium armed with very prominent curved, black setae on acute tubercles; metapeltidium with row of at least eight setae; penis of male distally expanded; California .................................................... spinosus (Banks)   .  

2b. Ocularium with few setae on low tubercles, metapeltidium with six or fewer setae; penis of male not distally expanded; Washington ................................................................................... crawfordi   n. sp.