Four new species of the spider genus Pinelema (Araneae, Telemidae)from caves in South China

Four new species are described in a previously monotypic genus

CHUNXIA WANG1, 2 & SHUQIANG LI1, 3
1  Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, P. R. China.
2  Southeast Asia Biological Diversity Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Menglun, Mengla, Yunnan 666303, China
3  Corresponding author: lisq@ioz.ac.cn

PubYear : 2016
Volume : 7
Publication Name : Ecologica Montenegrina
Page number : 546-566

Abstract:
Four new species are described in a previously monotypic genus Pinelema Wang et Li, 2012. P. curcici sp. nov. (male and female), P. huobaensis sp. nov. (male and female), P. yaosaensis sp. nov. (male and female) from Yunnan, and P. xiushuiensis sp. nov. (male and female) from Guangxi in southern China.

Keywords: Taxonomy, Southeast Asia, Aranei, haplogyne.

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