Eulibitia ectroxantha ( Mello-Leitão, 1941 ),

Medrano, Miguel & Kury, Adriano B., 2017, Taxonomic revision of the Andean genus Eulibitia Roewer, 1912 (Arachnida, Opiliones, Cosmetidae), with the description of five new species, European Journal of Taxonomy 357, pp. 1-55: 16

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.357

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7A3BDEB4-DCF4-4111-A164-573CB62DC09F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3851996

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03AE87A6-0919-7E40-B901-FBE0FB8A5AA2

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Eulibitia ectroxantha ( Mello-Leitão, 1941 )
status

comb. nov.

Eulibitia ectroxantha ( Mello-Leitão, 1941)  comb. nov., species inquirenda

Fig. 34View Fig

Brachylibitia ectroxantha Mello-Leitão, 1941: 166  , fig 1.

Cynorta ectroxantha  – Goodnight & Goodnight 1953: 38.

Brachylibitia ectroxantha  – Kury 2003: 38.

Platymessa ectroxantha  – Medrano & Kury 2016: 57 View Cited Treatment (tagged as species inquirenda).

Diagnosis

Paramedian tubercles of posterior margin of scutum acuminate. Differs from other species of the genus in the presence of paramedian tubercles in area III but without any armature in area I, and the ladder mask with rungs only, no rails in scutal grooves I, II and III (see Mello-Leitão 1941 and Medrano & Kury 2016).

Etymology From the Greek ἐκτρανóω (signify clearly) + ξανθóς (yellow).

Type data

Whereabouts of type (s) unknown, probably once deposited in MNRJ, now lost. Type locality: Colombia, Boyacá Department, La Uvita [06°17′ N, 72°30′ W].

Remarks

This species was discussed and tagged as species inquirenda in Medrano & Kury (2016) and the available information is sufficient to include it within the new diagnosis of Eulibitia  .

I

"Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University

MNRJ

Museu Nacional/Universidade Federal de Rio de Janeiro

N

Nanjing University

W

Naturhistorisches Museum Wien

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Opiliones

Family

Cosmetidae

Genus

Eulibitia

Loc

Eulibitia ectroxantha ( Mello-Leitão, 1941 )

Medrano, Miguel & Kury, Adriano B. 2017
2017
Loc

Platymessa ectroxantha

Medrano M. & Kury A. B. 2016: 57
2016
Loc

Brachylibitia ectroxantha

Kury A. B. 2003: 38
2003
Loc

Cynorta ectroxantha

Goodnight C. J. & Goodnight M. L. 1953: 38
1953
Loc

Brachylibitia ectroxantha Mello-Leitão, 1941: 166

Mello-Leitao C. F. de 1941: 166
1941