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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin       Get publication



            Male (PBI_OON 14296). Total length 2.11. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace dark red-brown, without any pattern, ovoid in dorsal view, pars cephalica slightly elevated in lateral view, with rounded posterolateral corners, posterolateral edge without pits, posterior margin not bulging below posterior rim, anterolateral corners without extension or projections, posterolateral surface with 2 pairs of spikes, surface of elevated portion of pars cephalica smooth, sides smooth, thorax without depressions, fovea absent, without radiating rows of pits; lateral margin straight, rebordered, with blunt denticles; plumose setae near posterior margin of pars thoracica absent; non-marginal pars cephalica setae light, needle-like, present, scattered; non-marginal pars thoracica setae light, needle-like; marginal setae light, needle-like. Clypeus margin slightly rebordered, straight in front view, vertical in lateral view, high, ALE separated from edge of carapace by their radius or more, median projection absent; setae present, light, needle-like. Chilum absent. Eyes six, well developed, ALE largest, ALE circular, PME squared, PLE circular; posterior eye row straight from above, recurved from front; ALE separated by less than their radius, ALE-PLE touching, PME touching throughout most of their length, PLE-PME touching. Sternum longer than wide, orange-brown, uniform, fused to carapace, median concavity absent, with radial furrows between coxae I-II, II-III, III-IV, furrow smooth, radial furrow opposite coxae III absent, surface smooth, without pits, microsculpture absent, sickle-shaped structures absent, anterior margin with continuous transverse groove, posterior margin not extending posteriorly of coxae IV, anterior corner unmodified, distance between coxae approximately equal, extensions of pre-coxal triangles present, lateral margins unmodified, without posterior hump; setae sparse, light, needle-like, evenly scattered, originating from small pits, without hair tufts. Mouthparts: Chelicerae, endites and labium orange-brown. Chelicerae slightly divergent, anterior face unmodified; with one tooth on both promargin and retromargin; fangs without tooth-like projections, directed medially, shape normal, without prominent basal process, tip unmodified; setae light, needle-like, evenly scattered, also with some plumose setae; paturon inner margin with scattered setae, distal region unmodified, posterior surface unmodified, promargin with row of flattened setae, inner margin with medial denticles, laminate groove absent. Labium rectangular, not fused to sternum, anterior margin indented at middle, same as sternum in sclerotization; with 6 or more setae on anterior margin, subdistal portion with unmodified setae. Endites distally excavated, serrula absent, anteromedian tip unmodified, posteromedian part unmodified, same as sternum in sclerotization. ABDOMEN: ovoid, without long posterior extension, rounded posteriorly, inter-scutal membrane rows of small sclerotized platelets absent posteriorly; dorsum soft portions orange-brown, without color pattern. Book lung covers large, ovoid, without setae, anterolateral edge unmodified. Posterior spiracles connected by groove. Pedicel tube long, ribbed, scuto-pedicel region unmodified, scutum not 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 full length of abdomen, no soft tissue visible from above, not fused to epigastric scutum, middle surface smooth, sides smooth, anterior half with projecting denticles. Epigastric scutum strongly sclerotized, surrounding pedicel, not protruding, small lateral sclerites absent. Postepigastric scutum strongly sclerotized, orange-brown, long, semicircular, covering nearly full length of abdominal length, fused to epigastric scutum, anterior margin unmodified, without posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Spinneret scutum absent. Supra-anal scutum absent. Dorsum setae present, light, serrate. Epigastric area setae uniform, light, serrate. Postepigastric area setae present, light, serrate. Dense patch of setae anterior to spinnerets absent. Interscutal membrane with setae. Colulus absent. LEGS: orange-brown, without color pattern; femur IV not thickened, same size as femora I-III, patella plus tibia I shorter than 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): tibiae: I v4-4-1; II v2-3-0; metatarsi: I v2-3-0; II v2-2-0. GENITALIA: Epigastric region with sperm pore small, circular, situated at level of anterior spiracles, unmodified; furrow without omega-shaped insertions, without setae. Palp normal size, not strongly sclerotized, right and left palps symmetrical, proximal segments pale orange; embolus dark, prolateral excavation present; trochanter normal size, unmodified; femur normal size, two or more times as long as trochanter, without posteriorly rounded lateral dilation, attaching to patella basally; patella shorter than femur, not enlarged, without prolateral row of ridges, setae unmodified; cymbium yellow, ovoid in dorsal view, completely fused with bulb, no seam visible, plumose setae absent, without stout setae, with distal patch of setae; bulb yellow, shorter than cymbium, stout, tapering apically.
Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male abdomen, anterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male abdomen, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male bulb, ventral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, anterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, dorsal view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, posterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male chelicerae, anterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male chelicerae, posterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male claws, leg I, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male claws, leg II, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male embolus, prolateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male embolus, ventral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male habitus, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male leg I, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male leg II, ventral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male leg III, ventral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male leg IV, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male palp, retrolateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male palp, ventral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male pedicel, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male cheliceral retromargin, posterior view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male spinnerets, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male tibia I, lateral view (image by NA, specimen ID: ---14536)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male abdomen, anterior view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male abdomen, lateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male abdomen, ventral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, posterior view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male carapace, ventral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male habitus, dorsal view (image by AB, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male habitus, dorsal view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male habitus, lateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male leg I, retrolateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male palp, prolateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male palp, retrolateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, male palp, ventral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14503)

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            Female (PBI_OON 14297). Total length 2.41. As in male except as noted. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace lateral margin with sharply pointed denticles. Sternum lateral margin without infra-coxal grooves. Mouthparts: setae also with some plumose setae. Endites distally not excavated. Female palp claws absent; spines absent; tarsus unmodified, patella without prolateral row of ridges. ABDOMEN: Book lung covers elliptical. Pedicel scutum extending far dorsal of pedicel. Dorsal scutum anterior half without projecting denticles. Epigastric scutum without lateral joints. Postepigastric scutum with short posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Dorsum setae needle-like. Epigastric area needle-like. Postepigastric area setae needle-like. LEGS: Leg spination (only surfaces bearing spines listed, all spines longer than segment width): tibiae: I v6-2-2; II v4-4-0; III p1-1-0; v0-1-0; metatarsi: I v3-2-1; II v3-2-0; III r0-1-0; (leg III: leg III spines shorter and thinner than those of legs I and II.. ).
Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female abdomen, anterior view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female abdomen, lateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female abdomen, ventral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female carapace, posterior view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female habitus, dorsal view (image by AB, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female habitus, dorsal view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female habitus, lateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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Neoxyphinus petrogoblin, female leg I, retrolateral view (image by CR, specimen ID: ---14530)

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DISTRIBUTION

BRAZIL ; PERU
Neoxyphinus petrogoblin 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 00014530  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Female  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014529  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014532  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest  01 Sept 2006  S. C. Dias et al.  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014297  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Female  Paratype    -4.86500; -65.33388  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest  23 Oct 2006  S. C. Dias, D. F. Candiani & N. F. Lo Man Hung  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014525  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014527  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest edge  19 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014528  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Female      -4.86000; -65.10638  Amazonian Terra firme forest  29 Sept 2006  S. C. Dias, D. F. Candiani, N. F. Lo Man Hung & C. A. C. Santos-Jr  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014296  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Holotype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014536  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  2 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86500; -65.33388  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest edge  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014534  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014533  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  2 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.80638; -65.03472  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest  08 Jul 2006  S. C. Dias, L. T. Miglio & C. A. C. Santos Jr  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014531  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest, Gap forest edge  11 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00014535  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Coari  Base de Operações Geólogo Pedro de Moura, Urucu  1 Adult Male  Paratype    -4.86861; -65.26472  Amazonian Terra firme forest  12 Jul 2003  A. B. Bonaldo, J. D. Dias & D. D. Guimaraes  MPEG 
PBI_OON 00040121  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Manaus  Igarape Taruma Mirim  2 Adult Male  Paratype    -3.10000; -60.03000  Amazonian Terra firme forest  13 May 1983  J. Adis  SMNK 
PBI_OON 00040120  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Manaus  Reserva Florestal Adolpho Ducke  1 Adult Male    100  -2.92000; -59.98000  Amazonian Terra firme forest  21 Aug 1991  H. Hofer & T. Gasnier  SMNK 
PBI_OON 00040118  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Manaus  Reserva Florestal Adolpho Ducke  1 Adult Female  Paratype  100  -2.92000; -59.98000  Amazonian Terra firme forest  04 Sept 1991  H. Hofer & T. Gasnier  SMNK 
PBI_OON 00040122  BRAZIL  Amazonas  Manaus  Igarape Taruma Mirim  1 Adult Female      -3.10000; -60.03000  Amazonian Terra firme forest  13 Apr 1983  J. Adis  SMNK 
PBI_OON 00040123  PERU  Huanuco  Huanuco  Panguana Biological Station  1 Adult Male      -9.61666; -74.93333  Amazonian Terra firme forest  31 Jul 1984  M. Verhaagh  SMNK 


 
 
 
 
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