Telema circularis Tong & Li, 2008,

Lin, Yucheng & Li, Shuqiang, 2010, Long-legged cave spiders (Araneae, Telemidae) from Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, southwestern China, Zootaxa 2445, pp. 1-34: 8

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.195036

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scientific name

Telema circularis Tong & Li, 2008
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Telema circularis Tong & Li, 2008 

T. circularis Tong & Li, 2008 a: 363  , f. 1 A, 2 A –H. (Male holotype, 1 male and 2 female paratypes from China: Guizhou: Ganzhishu Cave, Shangguan Town [25 º 48 ʹN, 105 º 40 ʹE], Guangli Bouyeizu Miaozu Autonomous County, 8 May. 2005, Y.F. Tong and Y.C. Lin leg., deposited in Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, not examined).

Material examined. Paratypes: 2 males and 16 females ( IZCAS) from CHINA: Guizhou: Ganzhishu Cave, Shangguan Town, Guangli County [25 º 48 ΄N, 105 º 40 ΄E], 8 May 2005, Y.F. Tong and Y.C. Lin leg.

Diagnosis. Telema circularis  seems closest to T. pedati  . Males of the former may be easily distinguished by the triangular embolus and the distinct shape of bulb; females of the former by the presence of two large spines on genital area bilaterally, the proximally contracted, mesially and distally swollen of spermatheca ( Tong & Li, 2008 a, fig. 2 B –E, G).

Description. See Tong and Li (2008 a).

Distribution. China (Guizhou) ( Fig. 20View FIGURE 20).

IZCAS

Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Telemidae

Genus

Telema

Loc

Telema circularis Tong & Li, 2008

Lin, Yucheng & Li, Shuqiang 2010
2010
Loc

T. circularis

Tong 2008: 363
2008