A survey of five Pireneitega species (Agelenidae, Coelotinae) from China

Five species of Pireneitega spiders from China are surveyed, of which three are new to science

 Xiaoqing Zhang1,2, Zhe Zhao3, Guo Zheng1, Shuqiang Li3,4

1 College of Life Science, Shenyang Normal University, Shenyang, Liaoning 110034, China 
2 Southeast Asia Biodiversity Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yezin, Nay Pyi Taw 05282, Myanmar 
3 Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China 4 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China
 
PubYear : 2017
Volume :  663
Publication Name :ZooKeys 
Page number : 45-64 
 
Abstract: Five species of Pireneitega spiders from China are surveyed, of which three are new to science: P. huashanensis Zhao & Li, sp. n. (♂♀), P. lushuiensis Zhao & Li, sp. n. (♂♀), P. xiyankouensis Zhao & Li, sp. n. (♂♀). Two known species are redescribed: P. liansui (Bao & Yin, 2004) and P. triglochinata (Zhu & Wang, 1991). Te males of P. liansui and P. triglochinata (Zhu & Wang, 1991) are described for the frst time. DNA barcodes for fve species are documented for future use and as proof of molecular differences between species
 
Keywords:Taxonomy, description, diagnosis, East Asia, Paracoelotes
 
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