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Malagiella ranomafana       Get publication



            Male (PBI_OON 1999). Total length 1.60. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace dark red-brown, without any pattern, pyriform in dorsal view, pars cephalica slightly elevated in lateral view, anteriorly narrowed to between 0.5 and 0.75 times its maximum width, with rounded posterolateral corners, posterolateral edge without pits, posterior margin not bulging below posterior rim, anterolateral corners without extension or projections, posterolateral surface without spikes, surface of elevated portion of pars cephalica strongly reticulate, sides strongly reticulate, thorax without depressions, fovea absent, without radiating rows of pits; lateral margin undulate, rebordered, without denticles; plumose setae near posterior margin of pars thoracica absent; non-marginal pars cephalica setae light, needle-like, present in one row; non-marginal pars thoracica setae absent; marginal setae absent. Clypeus margin slightly rebordered, curved downwards in front view, vertical in lateral view, high, ALE separated from edge of carapace by their radius or more, median projection absent, clypeus length subequal to eye region length.; setae present, light, needle-like. Eyes six, well developed, ALE largest, ALE oval, PME squared, PLE oval; posterior eye row procurved from both above and front; ALE touching, ALE-PLE touching, PME touching for less than half their length, PLE-PME touching. Sternum longer than wide, dark red-brown, uniform, not fused to carapace, median concavity present, occupying anterior half of sternum, with radial furrows between coxae I-II, II-III, III-IV, furrow wrinkled, radial furrow opposite coxae III absent, surface coarsely reticulate, without pits, microsculpture medially and in furrows, sickle-shaped structures absent, anterior margin with continuous transverse groove, posterior margin not extending posteriorly of coxae IV, lateral margin with infra-coxal grooves and anterior and posterior openings, distance between coxae approximately equal, extensions of pre-coxal triangles present, lateral margins unmodified, without posterior hump, male sternum with anterolateral conical process; with median field of strong, posteriorly pointing bristles, that is bisected by a glabrous longitudinal groove.; setae abundant, light, needle-like, densest medially, originating from surface, without hair tufts. Mouthparts: Chelicerae, endites and labium red-brown. Chelicerae slightly divergent, anterior face unmodified, cheliceral paturon posterior surface with a row of three long setae. In addition to the promarginal tooth, both the pro- and retro-margins have about five denticles each.; promargin with one tooth, retromargin without teeth; fangs without tooth-like projections, directed medially, shape normal, without prominent basal process, tip unmodified; setae dark, needle-like, evenly scattered; paturon inner margin with scattered setae, distal region unmodified, posterior surface unmodified, promargin with row of flattened setae, inner margin unmodified, laminate groove absent. Labium triangular, not fused to sternum, anterior margin indented at middle, same as sternum in sclerotization; with 3-5 setae on anterior margin, subdistal portion with unmodified setae. Endites distally excavated, serrula present in single row, anteromedian tip with one strong, tooth-like projection, posteromedian part unmodified, same as sternum in sclerotization, distal half of endite with median lobe bearing dense scopula and lateral lobe with serrula and three setae.. ABDOMEN: ovoid, without long posterior extension, rounded posteriorly, inter-scutal membrane rows of small sclerotized platelets absent posteriorly; dorsum soft portions pale orange, without color pattern. Book lung covers large, ovoid, without setae, anterolateral edge unmodified. Posterior spiracles not connected by groove. Pedicel tube medium, unmodified, scuto-pedicel region unmodified, scutum extending far dorsal of pedicel, plumose hairs absent, matted setae on anterior ventral abdomen in pedicel area absent, cuticular outgrowths near pedicel absent. Dorsal scutum strongly sclerotized, orange-brown, without color pattern, covering more than 3/4 of abdomen, more than 1/2 to most of abdomen width, fused to epigastric scutum, middle surface smooth, sides smooth, anterior half without projecting denticles, the fusion of dorsal and epigastric scutum forms a sharp, acute angle.. Epigastric scutum strongly sclerotized, surrounding pedicel, not protruding, small lateral sclerites absent. Postepigastric scutum strongly sclerotized, orange-brown, short, almost rectangular, covering about 2/3 of abdominal length, fused to epigastric scutum, anterior margin unmodified, without posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Spinneret scutum present, incomplete ring. Supra-anal scutum absent. Dorsum setae present, dark, needle-like. Epigastric area setae uniform, dark, needle-like. Postepigastric area setae present, dark, needle-like. Spinneret scutum with fringe of needle-like setae. Dense patch of setae anterior to spinnerets absent. Interscutal membrane with setae. Colulus represented only by setae. Spinnerets: ALS: aLS with three roughly subequal spigots.; PMS: pMS with two subequal spigots.; PLS: pLS with four subequal spigots.. LEGS: pale orange, without color pattern; femur IV not thickened, same size as femora I-III, patella plus tibia I near as long as carapace, tibia I unmodified, tibia IV specialized hairs on ventral apex absent, tibia IV ventral scopula absent, metatarsi I and II meso-apical comb absent, metatarsi III and IV weak ventral scopula absent. Leg spination (only surfaces bearing spines listed, all spines longer than segment width): femora: I p0-1-0; tibiae: I, II v4-4-0; metatarsi: I, II v2-2-0. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth examined in detail; tarsal proclaws and retroclaws inner face striate; tarsus I superior claws with four teeth on lateral surface of proclaw, three teeth on median surface of proclaw, four teeth on lateral surface of retroclaw, three teeth on median surface of retroclaw; tarsus II superior claws with four teeth on lateral surface of proclaw, three teeth on median surface of proclaw, four teeth on lateral surface of retroclaw, four teeth on median surface of retroclaw; tarsus III superior claws with four teeth on lateral surface of proclaw, zero teeth on median surface of proclaw, four teeth on lateral surface of retroclaw; tarsus IV superior claws with four teeth on lateral surface of proclaw, zero teeth on median surface of proclaw, four teeth on lateral surface of retroclaw, zero teeth on median surface of retroclaw. Tarsi I to IV without inferior claw. Trichobothria examined with SEM; tibia: each with three; metatarsus: each with one; base longitudinally narrowed, aperture internal texture not grate-like, hood covered by numerous low, closely spaced ridges, the orientation of hood ridges is usually transverse, but in some cases the ridges are both transverse and longitudinal. Both types of trichobothria occur on the tibiae.. Tarsal organ with 2 sensilla visible, top and to3 with 2 sensilla, to 1 and to2 with 3 sensilla, to4 with 1 sensillum. GENITALIA: Epigastric region with sperm pore large, oval, situated between anterior and posterior spiracles, unmodified; furrow without omega-shaped insertions, without setae. Palp normal size, not strongly sclerotized, right and left palps symmetrical, proximal segments dark red-brown; embolus light, prolateral excavation absent, embolus compressed, concave retrolaterally, apically transversely expanded with median opening and lateral prongs, median prong with groove connected to embolar opening.; trochanter normal size, unmodified; femur normal size, one to two times as long as trochanter, without posteriorly rounded lateral dilation, attaching to patella medially; patella longer than femur, enlarged, without prolateral row of ridges, setae unmodified; cymbium pale orange, ovoid in dorsal view, completely fused with bulb, no seam visible, not extending beyond distal tip of bulb, plumose setae absent, without stout setae, without distal patch of setae; bulb pale orange, more than 2 times as long as cymbium, stout, tapering apically, distal part distal part of bulb with embolus and ventral, triangular, hyaline prong..
Malagiella ranomafana, male carapace, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male habitus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male habitus, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male sternum, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male bulb, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male bulb, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male bulb, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male carapace, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male carapace, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male embolus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male eye group, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male sternum, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male sternum, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg II, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg II, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg II, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg III, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg III, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg III, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male habitus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male habitus, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male habitus, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male leg I, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male leg I, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male leg IV, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male leg IV, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male palp, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male eye group, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male sternum, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male endites, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male endites, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male abdomen, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg I, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg I, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg I, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg IV, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male claws, leg IV, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tibia I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tibia II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tibia III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tibia IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male chelicerae, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male chelicerae, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male chelicerae, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male chelicerae, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male ALS, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male PLS, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male PMS, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male spinnerets, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male spinnerets, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male bulb, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male embolus, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male embolus, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male trichobothrium, metatarsus II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male trichobothrium, tibia IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male trichobothrium, tibia III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male trichobothrium, tibia II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male trichobothrium, tibia I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, male tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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            Female (PBI_OON 1999). Total length 1.90. As in male except as noted. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace anteriorly narrowed to 0.49 times its maximum width or less. Clypeus sloping forward in lateral view, clypeus shorter than length of eye region.. Sternum median concavity absent, surface finely striated, microsculpture covering entire surface, anterior margin unmodified; setae evenly scattered. Mouthparts: Chelicerae, endites and labium pale orange. Chelicerae straight; promargin without teeth; setae densest medially. Labium anterior margin not indented at middle; with 6 or more setae on anterior margin. Endites distally not excavated, anteromedian tip unmodified. Female palp claws absent; spines absent; tarsus unmodified, patella without prolateral row of ridges. ABDOMEN: Pedicel tube short. Dorsal scutum not fused to epigastric scutum. Epigastric scutum small lateral sclerites present, without lateral joints. Postepigastric scutum widely hexagonal, only around epigastric furrow, not fused to epigastric scutum, with short posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Dorsum setae light. Dense patch of setae anterior to spinnerets present. Spinnerets: ALS: aLS with three spigots, median slightly larger.; PMS: pMS with three subequal spigots.; PLS: pLS with six subequal spigots.. LEGS: Leg spination (only surfaces bearing spines listed, all spines longer than segment width): femora: I p0-1-0; tibiae: I, II v4-4-0; metatarsi: I, II v2-2-0. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth examined in detail; tarsus IV superior claws with one tooth on median surface of proclaw, one tooth on median surface of retroclaw. Trichobothria examined with SEM; the orientation of hood ridges is usually transverse, but in some cases the ridges are both transverse and longitudinal. Both types of trichobothria occur on the tibiae.. GENITALIA: Ventral view: epigynal area with median depression enclosing small round hole (copulatory opening), with a pair of slit-like openings at base of apodemes, sigmoid tubule (receptaculum) visible through cuticle, as well as a pair of paramedian apodemes.. Dorsal view: receptaculum sigmoid, reaching posteriorly slightly beyond postepigastric scutum; with pair of lateral apodemes..
Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female carapace, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female carapace, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female carapace, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female eye group, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female spinnerets, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female sternum, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female chelicerae, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female chelicerae, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg I, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg I, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg I, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg II, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg II, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg II, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg II, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg III, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg III, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg III, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg IV, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg IV, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female abdomen, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female leg I, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female leg I, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female leg IV, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female leg IV, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female palp, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female palp, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female prosoma (sternum+peripheral area), anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03224)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03225)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03229)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03231)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03433)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03232)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03233)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female chelicerae, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female eye group, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female dorsal abdominal sclerites, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female habitus, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female endites, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female fang, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female femora I, prolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tibia I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tibia II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tibia III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tibia IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female trichobothrium, tibia I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female trichobothrium, tibia II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female trichobothrium, metatarsus III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female spinnerets, posterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female spinnerets, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female ALS, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female PLS, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female PMS, anterior view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---01999)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female palpal tibia, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female palp, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female palp, retrolateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tibia IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female trichobothrium, tibia III, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female claws, leg IV, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03227)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03224)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female gonopore (male genital area), lateral view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03224)

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Malagiella ranomafana, female epigynum, epigynal area, dorsal view (image by DU, specimen ID: ---03224)

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DISTRIBUTION

MADAGASCAR
Malagiella ranomafana coordinates
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MATERIAL EXAMINED
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PBI USI Country State Division Locality Sex Type Status Elevation(m) GPS Coordinate Habitat Collection_Date Collector Inst. Code
PBI_OON 00003227  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  3 Mixed  Paratype    -21.24820; 47.42700  forest, Leaf Litter  05 Apr 1998  C. Griswold, D. Ubick  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003228  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  1 Adult Male  Paratype  960  -21.25000; 47.33000  forest  30 Oct 1998  V. Lee, K. Ribardo  CAS 
PBI_OON 00002216  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Vatoharanana  1 Adult Female  Paratype  1100  -21.29000; 47.43333  forest  27 Mar 2003  Fisher, Griswold et.al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00028212  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N. P., Trail F  1 Adult Female  Paratype  325  ;   forest  18 May 1992  Emile, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00028213  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., across footbridge at campsite  6 Adult Female  Paratype    ;   forest  26 Mar 1992  S. Kariko, V. Roth  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00003231  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N. P.  1 Adult Female  Paratype    -21.20000; 47.45000  forest  01 Apr 1992  V. Roth, B. Roth, S. Kariko  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003224  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  5 Mixed  Paratype    -21.25500; 47.43100  forest  09 Apr 1998  C. Griswold et al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003232  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Vatoharanana  3 Mixed  Paratype  1100  -21.29000; 47.43333  forest  27 Mar 2003  Fisher, Griswold et.al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00027793  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    7 km SW Ranomafana  1 Adult Female  Paratype  1000  -21.12000; 47.27000  montane forest  20 Mar 1990  W. Steiner  USNM 
PBI_OON 00028216  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., Maharira  1 Adult Female  Paratype    ;   montane forest  09 Apr 1992  Emile, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00003225  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N. P., Talatakely  3 Mixed  Holotype  900  -21.25000; 47.41667  forest  05 Dec 1993  N. Scharff, S. Larcher, C. Griswold, R. Andriamasimanana  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003230  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -21.24820; 47.42700  forest  13 Apr 1998  C. Griswold et al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003433  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  4 Mixed  Paratype  1050  -21.25800; 47.42300  montane rainforest  24 Dec 2005  H. Wood, J. Miller, et al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003233  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Vatoharanana  1 Adult Female  Paratype  1200  -21.27800; 47.43500  Primary forest understory  15 Apr 1998  C. Griswold, D. Ubick  CAS 
PBI_OON 00028215  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., Trail M  1 Adult Female  Paratype    ;   Primary forest understory  15 May 1992  Albert, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00028214  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., Trail L  1 Adult Female  Paratype  1050  ;   Primary forest understory  15 Apr 1992  Emile, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00003229  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  1 Adult Female  Paratype    -21.24820; 47.42700  forest, Leaf Litter  05 Apr 1998  C. Griswold, D. Ubick  CAS 
PBI_OON 00003226  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Talatakely  1 Adult Male  Paratype  960  -21.26300; 47.42000  forest  01 Nov 1998  V. Lee, K. Ribardo  CAS 
PBI_OON 00001999  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    P. N. Ranomafana, Vatoharanana  7 Mixed  Paratype  1200  -21.27800; 47.43500  Primary forest understory  15 Apr 1998  C. Griswold et al.  CAS 
PBI_OON 00028217  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., Maharira  1 Adult Female  Paratype    ;   Primary forest understory  09 Apr 1992  Emile, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00028214  MADAGASCAR  Fianarantsoa    Ranomafana N.P., Trail L  1 Adult Female  Paratype  1050  ;   Primary forest understory  15 Apr 1992  Emile, (Kariko-Roth Coll.)  MCZ 


 
 
 
 
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