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Description of Paraceto gen. n. and a relimitation of the genus Cetonana (Araneae: Trachelidae)

CHI JIN, XIANGCHU YIN, FENG ZHANG

Abstract


Cetonana Strand, 1929 includes its type species, C. laticeps (Canestrini, 1868), which is redescribed, and a new species, C. shaanxiensis sp. n., is described from China. Three Brazilian species currently assigned to the genus are almost certainly misplaced. A new genus, Paraceto gen. n., is erected with the type species P. spiralis sp. n.; C. orientalis (Schenkel, 1936) is transferred to Paraceto as P. orientalis (Schenkel, 1936) comb. n..

 


Keywords


Araneae, taxonomy, spider, trachelids, diagnosis, morphology

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4320.2.2

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