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The spider genus Crossopriza (Araneae, Pholcidae) in the New World. American Museum novitates ; no. 3262

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dc.contributor.author Huber, Bernhard A. en_US
dc.contributor.author Deeleman-Reinhold, Christa L. en_US
dc.contributor.author Pérez González, Abel. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2005-10-06T16:50:11Z
dc.date.available 2005-10-06T16:50:11Z
dc.date.issued 1999 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2246/3105
dc.description 10 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. en_US
dc.description Includes bibliographical references (p. 9-10). en_US
dc.description.abstract "Crossopriza Simon, 1893 (Pholcidae) is a predominantly Old World spider genus with only a few records from the New World. The present paper reevaluates the New World records, and shows that C. lyoni (Blackwall, 1867), a synanthropic spider, has been recorded under several different names in various parts of the world and is the only unequivocal species in the New World. New junior synonyms of C. lyoni are C. brasiliensis Mello-Leitão, 1935, from Brazil; C. mucronata Mello-Leitão, 1942, from Argentina; and C. francoisi Millot, 1946, and C. stridulans Millot, 1946, from Madagascar. We present a detailed redescription and several new records for C. lyoni. The Argentine C. saltensis Mello-Leitão, 1941, is newly synonymized with Priscula binghamae (Chamberlin, 1916)"--P. [1]. en_US
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dc.language eng en_US
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher New York, NY : American Museum of Natural History en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries American Museum novitates ; no. 3262 en_US
dc.subject.lcc QL1 .A436 no.3262, 1999 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Crossopriza en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Spiders -- America en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Arachnida -- America en_US
dc.title The spider genus Crossopriza (Araneae, Pholcidae) in the New World. American Museum novitates ; no. 3262 en_US
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    Novitates (Latin for "new acquaintances"), published continuously and numbered consecutively since 1921, are short papers that contain descriptions of new forms and reports in zoology, paleontology, and geology. New numbers are published at irregular intervals.

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