Yuelushannus gen. nov. (Araneae, Linyphiidae) from China

Muhammad IRFAN, Guchun ZHOU, Shahida BASHIR, Muhammad Khalid MUKHTAR & Xian-Jin PENG

en European Journal of Taxonomy 2020 (642) - Pages 1-17

Published on 07 May 2020

The new erigoninae genus Yuelushannus gen. nov. with two new species, Y. alatus sp. nov. (♂♀) and Y. barbatus sp. nov. (♂♀), are described from Hunan and Hubei Provinces. Detailed descriptions of somatic features and genitalic characters, photos of the habitus and copulatory organs, line drawings of copulatory organs and a distribution map are provided.


Erigoninae, morphology, sheet web spiders, taxonomy, Yuelu Mountain

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