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Oonopoides endicus       Get publication



            Male (PBI_OON 37975). Total length 1.72. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace yellow, without any pattern, elongated hexagonal in dorsal view, pars cephalica slightly elevated in lateral view, anteriorly narrowed to between 0.5 and 0.75 times its maximum width, with angular posterolateral corners, posterolateral edge without pits, posterior margin not bulging below posterior rim, anterolateral corners with slightly sclerotized triangular projections, posterolateral surface without 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, without 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, curved downwards in front view, vertical in lateral view, low, ALE separated from edge of carapace by less than their radius, median projection absent; setae present, light, needle-like. Chilum divided. Eyes six, well developed, ALE largest, ALE oval, PME squared, PLE oval; posterior eye row recurved from above, straight from front; ALE separated by more than their diameter, ALE-PLE separated by less than ALE radius, PME touching throughout most of their length, PLE-PME separated by less than PME radius. Sternum longer than wide, yellow, uniform, not fused to carapace, median concavity absent, with radial furrows between coxae I-II, II-III, III-IV, furrow wrinkled, radial furrow opposite coxae III absent, surface smooth, without pits, microsculpture absent, sickle-shaped structures absent, anterior margin unmodified, posterior margin not extending posteriorly of coxae IV, anterior corner unmodified, lateral margin without infra-coxal grooves, distance between coxae approximately equal, extensions of pre-coxal triangles absent, lateral margins unmodified, without posterior hump; setae sparse, light, needle-like, densest laterally, originating from surface, without hair tufts. Mouthparts: Chelicerae, endites and labium yellow. Chelicerae straight, anterior face unmodified; without teeth on both promargin and retromargin; fangs without tooth-like projections, directed medially, shape normal, without prominent basal process, tip unmodified; setae light, needle-like, densest medially; 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, 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, posteromedian part unmodified, same as sternum in sclerotization, anterior portion with single, strongly protuberant ledge. ABDOMEN: cylindrical, without long posterior extension, rounded posteriorly, inter-scutal membrane rows of small sclerotized platelets absent posteriorly; dorsum soft portions white, without color pattern. Book lung covers large, ovoid, without setae, anterolateral edge unmodified. Posterior spiracles connected by groove. Pedicel tube short, unmodified, scuto-pedicel region unmodified, scutum absent, but abdomen not extending anterior of pedicel, plumose hairs absent, matted setae on anterior ventral abdomen in pedicel area absent, cuticular outgrowths near pedicel absent. Dorsal scutum absent. Epigastric scutum weakly sclerotized, not surrounding pedicel, not protruding, small lateral sclerites absent. Postepigastric scutum absent. Spinneret scutum absent. Dorsum setae present, light, needle-like. Epigastric area setae uniform, light, needle-like. Postepigastric area setae present, light, needle-like. Dense patch of setae anterior to spinnerets absent. Colulus present. LEGS: yellow, 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): femora: III, IV d1-0-1; tibiae: III p1-1-0; v0-0-2; r1-1-0; IV d1-1-0; p1-0-1; v0-2-2; r1-0-0; metatarsi: III v0-0-1p; r1-1-0; IV p1-1-0; v2-0-2; r1-1-0. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth not examined in detail. Tarsi I to IV without inferior claw. Trichobothria not examined. GENITALIA: Epigastric region with sperm pore not visible; furrow without omega-shaped insertions, without setae. Palp normal size, not strongly sclerotized, right and left palps symmetrical, proximal segments yellow; embolus light, prolateral excavation absent, embolar base with long, narrow projection; embolus accompanied by hyaline conductor bearing numerous tiny projections; 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; tibia trichobothria not examined; cymbium yellow, 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 yellow, 1 to 1.5 times as long as cymbium, stout, middle part constricted.
Oonopoides endicus, male sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpstev01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmppalp01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palp, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmppalv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmppalr01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male bulb, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpbulp01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male bulb, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpbulr01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpembr01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male bulb, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpbulv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpembp01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicmpembv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmspalp01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsembp01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male carapace, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscara01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male carapace, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscarl01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsembr01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmspalr01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male palpal tibia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsptid01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsto1d01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

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Oonopoides endicus, male ALS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

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Oonopoides endicus, male ALS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

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Oonopoides endicus, male ALS, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsalsv01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male carapace, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscard01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male chelicerae, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmschea01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male chelicerae, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmschet01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg I, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscl1l01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg II, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmscl2a01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg II, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmscl2l01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmscl4a01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg IV, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmscl4l01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male embolus, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsembv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male endites, modified setae, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsemsv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male endites, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsendd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male endites, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsendd01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male endites, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsendv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male labrum, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmslard01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male PLS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsplst01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male PMS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmspmst01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male spinnerets, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsspit01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male spinnerets, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsspit01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male sperm pore, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsspov01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsstev01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsto2d01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmsto3d01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01667)

Opoidendicmsto4d01667LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg I, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscl1a01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg III, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscl3a01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male claws, leg III, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmscl3l01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, male trichobothrium, metatarsus I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicmstm1d01101LE.tif


            Female (PBI_OON 37975). Total length 2.63. As in male except as noted. CEPHALOTHORAX: Female palp claws absent; spines absent; tarsus unmodified, patella without prolateral row of ridges. ABDOMEN: Epigastric scutum without lateral joints. Postepigastric scutum weakly sclerotized, yellow, short, only around epigastric furrow, not fused to epigastric scutum, anterior margin unmodified, without posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. LEGS: Leg spination (only surfaces bearing spines listed, all spines longer than segment width): femora: III d1-0-1; IV d1-0-0; tibiae: III p1-1-0; v0-1p-2; r1-1-0; IV d1-1-0; p1-0-1; v0-1p-2; r1-0-0; metatarsi: III v0-0-1p; r1-1-0; IV p1-1-1; v1p-0-2; r1-1-0. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth not examined in detail. Trichobothria not examined. GENITALIA: Shape: anterior receptaculum small, anteriorly widened, globular; posterior receptaculum hypertrophied, ducts with anterior pair of large, longitudinal loops anteriorly, numerous smaller, transverse loops posteriorly.
Oonopoides endicus, female abdomen, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicfpabdv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicfpepiv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female internal female genitalia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicfpifgd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female internal female genitalia, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

opoidendicfpifgv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female internal female genitalia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsifgd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female Receptaculum, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsrecd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female ALS, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsalsv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female carapace, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscard01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female carapace, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscarl01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female chelicerae, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfschea01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female chelicerae, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfschet01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg I, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscl1a01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg I, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscl1l01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscl4a01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female endites, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsendd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female endites, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsendv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female palpal tibia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsptid01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsstev01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsto1d01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsto2d01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsto4d01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfstopd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female carapace, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfscara01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsepiv01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female labrum, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfslard01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female serrula, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfsserd01101LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg II, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl2a37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg II, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl2l37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg III, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl3a37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg III, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl3l37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl4a37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female claws, leg IV, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfscl4l37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfspalp37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfspalr37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsepiv37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female ALS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsalst37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female PLS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsplst37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female PMS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfspmst37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsto3d37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsto4d37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female trichobothrium, metatarsus III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfstm3d37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female spinnerets, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---37975)

Opoidendicfsspit37975LE.tif

Oonopoides endicus, female abdomen, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---01101)

Opoidendicfpabdl01101LE.tif

 

DISTRIBUTION

BAHAMAS ; USA
Oonopoides endicus 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 00001667  BAHAMAS  Bimini    South Bimini  13 Adult Male  Paratype    25.70000; -79.27800    01 May 1951  W. Gertsch, M. Cazier  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037319  BAHAMAS  Bimini    South Bimini  1 Adult Male  Holotype    25.70000; -79.27800    01 May 1951  W. Gertsch, M. Cazier  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037316  BAHAMAS  Bimini    South Bimini  1 Adult Male  Paratype    25.70000; -79.27800    01 May 1951  W. Gertsch, M. Cazier  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00001832  BAHAMAS  Bimini    South Bimini  2 Adult Male  Paratype    25.70000; -79.27800    01 Jun 1951  M. Cazier, C., P. Vaurie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037975  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  12 Adult Male      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037975  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  7 Adult Female      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00001101  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  6 Adult Female      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037977  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  4 Adult Female      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00001101  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  12 Adult Male      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037977  USA  Florida  Monroe  2 mi SE Marathon  9 Adult Male      24.37000; -81.60000    15 Dec 1962  W. Ivie  AMNH 


 
 
 
 
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