Reductoonops, Platnick & Berniker, 2014

Platnick, Norman I. & Berniker, Lily, 2014, ffle Neotropical goblin spiders of the new genus Reductoonops (Araneae, Oonopidae), American Museum Novitates 2014 (3811), pp. 1-75: 64

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1206/3811.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4597911

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C215537D-FFCC-FFAE-05F0-6758FE0BFBC8

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Reductoonops
status

 

Reductoonops   ferry, new species ( figs. 290–297 View FIGURES 290–300. 290–297 )

TYPE: Female holotype from moist mixed tree litter taken at a site 2 mi northwest of Ferry, St. Catherine, Jamaica (May 17, 1956; C. Hoff), deposited in MCZ (68339, PBI_ OON 26442 View Materials )   .

DIAGNOSIS: Females can be recognized by the extremely long anterior genitalic process, which is set inside a boat-shaped structure with steep sides ( figs. 296, 297 View FIGURES 290–300. 290–297 ).

MALE: Unknown.

FEMALE (PBI_ OON 27364 View Materials , figs. 290–297 View FIGURES 290–300. 290–297 ): Total length 1.09. Surface of elevated portion of pars cephalica smooth. Eyes two; ALE touching. Sternum without anterior channels, surface smooth, microsculpture absent; setae densest laterally. Labium anterior margin indented at middle. Anterior genitalic process very long, with expanded base, set in wide boat-shaped structure with steep sides.

OTHER MATERIAL EXAMINED: JAMAICA: St. Catherine : 2 mi W junction Red Hills Road and road to Spanishtown, Nov. 1957 (A. Chickering, MCZ 72297 View Materials , PBI_ OON 27364 View Materials ), 1♀   .

DISTRIBUTION: Jamaica.

MCZ

Museum of Comparative Zoology

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Oonopidae