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Costarina concinna       Get publication



            Male (PBI_OON 29753). Total length 2.22. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace orange-brown, without any pattern, ovoid in dorsal view, pars cephalica strongly elevated in lateral view, anteriorly narrowed to 0.49 times its maximum width or less, with rounded 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 strongly reticulate, sides granulate, thorax without depressions, fovea absent, posterior portion without smooth area, 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 strongly rebordered, sinuous 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 undivided, small, triangular, fused to clypeus, seam present. Eyes six, well developed, ALE largest, ALE oval, PME squared, PLE oval; posterior eye row recurved from above, procurved from front; ALE separated by their radius to 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 wider than long, orange-brown, uniform, not 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 everywhere but front, sickle-shaped structures absent, anterior margin with continuous transverse groove, posterior margin extending posteriorly beyond anterior edges of coxae IV as single extension, anterior corner unmodified, lateral margin with infra-coxal grooves and anterior and posterior openings, distance between coxae approximately equal, extensions of pre-coxal triangles absent, lateral margins with bridges to coxae, without posterior hump, with three transverse ridges connected by sinuous longitudinal ridge; setae sparse, dark, needle-like, densest laterally, originating from surface, without hair tufts. Mouthparts: Chelicerae, endites and labium orange-brown. Chelicerae slightly divergent, anterior face with swelling; promargin with one tooth, retromargin without teeth; 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 pairs of enlarged 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 not indented at middle, same as sternum in sclerotization, anterior portion set at sharp angle to flat posterior portion; with 6 or more setae on anterior margin, subdistal portion with unmodified setae. Endites distally excavated, posteromedian part unmodified, same as sternum in sclerotization, ventral process very short, tip heavily sclerotized, dorsal process long, narrow, tip widely separated from tip of ventral process. ABDOMEN: ovoid, 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 not connected by groove. Pedicel tube medium, ribbed, 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 full length of abdomen, no soft tissue visible from above, not fused to epigastric scutum, middle surface smooth, sides smooth, anterior half without 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, with short posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Spinneret scutum present, incomplete ring. Dorsum setae present, light, needle-like. Epigastric area setae uniform, light, needle-like. Postepigastric area setae present, light, needle-like. Spinneret scutum with fringe of long setae. Dense patch of setae anterior to spinnerets absent. Interscutal membrane with setae. Colulus present. LEGS: pale orange, 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: I p0-0-2; r1-1-1; II p0-0-2; r1-1-0; tibiae: I, II v4-4-1p; metatarsi: I v2-2-2; II v3-0-2. 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 small, oval, situated between anterior and posterior spiracles, rebordered; 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 absent, proximal prong wide, flag-shaped, distal prong long, bent only at apex; 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, elongated.
Costarina concinna, male embolus, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

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Costarina concinna, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

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Costarina concinna, male embolus, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

Costaconcimsembv29753LE.tif

Costarina concinna, male palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

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Costarina concinna, male palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

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Costarina concinna, male palp, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29753)

Costaconcimppalv29753LE.tif


            Female (PBI_OON 29815). Total length 2.38. As in male except as noted. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace posterior portion without smooth area. Chilum small, triangular, fused to clypeus, seam present. Sternum with three transverse ridges connected by sinuous longitudinal ridge. Labium anterior portion set at sharp angle to flat posterior portion. Endites distally not excavated, anteromedian tip unmodified. Female palp claws absent; spines absent; tarsus unmodified, patella without prolateral row of ridges. ABDOMEN: Epigastric scutum without lateral joints. Postepigastric scutum almost semicircular, covering about 3/4 of abdominal length, not fused to epigastric scutum. LEGS: Leg spination (only surfaces bearing spines listed, all spines longer than segment width): femora: I, II p0-0-2; r1-1-1; tibiae: I v4-4-2; II v4-4-1p; metatarsi: I v2-2-2; II v3-0-2. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth not examined in detail. Trichobothria not examined. GENITALIA: Shape: genital atrium relatively large, almost completely filled with protuberant sclerotization, anterior margin rebordered.
Costarina concinna, female sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29806)

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Costarina concinna, female abdomen, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29806)

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Costarina concinna, female abdomen, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29806)

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Costarina concinna, female internal female genitalia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29806)

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Costarina concinna, female internal female genitalia, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---29806)

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DISTRIBUTION

COSTA RICA ; PANAMA
Costarina concinna 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 00029743  COSTA RICA  Limon    Valle del Silencio bajando Cerro Quemado  1 Adult Male    2202  9.06194; -82.98361  forest litter  26 Feb 2005  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00029374  COSTA RICA  Limon    Parque Internacional La Amistad, Valle del Silencio  1 Adult Female    2480  9.11028; -82.96194  forest litter  17 Mar 2003  R. Gonzalez et al.  INBIO 
PBI_OON 00029815  COSTA RICA  Limon    Valle del Silencio, Cerro Hoffman  1 Adult Female    2307  9.07805; -82.97666  forest litter  26 Feb 2005  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00029806  COSTA RICA  Limon    Estacion R. B. Hitoy Cerere  1 Adult Female    160  9.65722; -83.02694  mulch  26 Feb 2002  W. Arana  INBIO 
PBI_OON 00029753  COSTA RICA  Limon    R.B. Hitoy Cerere, Sendero Espavel  1 Adult Male    200  9.66444; -83.02444  Dry litter  28 Mar 2002  P. Thomas  INBIO 
PBI_OON 00051279  COSTA RICA  Puntarenas    Las Alturas de Coton  1 Adult Female      8.95556; -82.85833  Dry litter  29 Jul 2010  C. Viquez  INBIO 
PBI_OON 00010154  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Female    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, floor litter and root mat  06 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010140  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Female    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, litter  06 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051412  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Female    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, floor litter and root mat  11 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010140  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  3 Adult Male    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, litter  06 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010599  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Male    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, epiphytes  17 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010154  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    25 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Male    1500  8.56666; -81.83333  cloud forest, floor litter and root mat  06 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00037008  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    Bocas del Toro  2 Adult Male    800  8.78333; -82.18333  premontane rainforest  14 Jul 1987  D. Olson  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00037008  PANAMA  Bocas del Toro    Bocas del Toro  1 Adult Female    800  8.78333; -82.18333  premontane rainforest  14 Jul 1987  D. Olson  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00010675  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Female      8.75204; -82.23964  premontane rainforest  22 Sept 2008  M. Draney  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010692  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Female      8.75204; -82.23964  premontane rainforest  22 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051406  PANAMA  Chiriqui    El Volcan  2 Adult Male  Paratype    8.76667; -82.66667  premontane rainforest  09 Aug 1950  none  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00051418  PANAMA  Chiriqui    5.9 km E Cerro Punto, P.N. Volcan Baru  2 Adult Female    2400  8.85006; -82.51327  oak forest, forest litter  14 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00036783  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Bambito Hotel  1 Adult Female    1000  8.83903; -82.61009  litter on road  10 Aug 1983  J., F. Murphy  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051421  PANAMA  Chiriqui    12 km NE Santa Clara, Cerro Pando  1 Adult Male    2120  8.91233; -82.72150  wet cloud forest, litter  17 Jun 1996  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00010148  PANAMA  Chiriqui    24 km NNE San Felix  1 Adult Female    1300  8.56667; -81.83333  floor litter and root mat  24 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051454  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Male      8.75204; -82.23964  litter  22 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010179  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado  1 Adult Female    1490  8.53333; -81.81666  clearing, grass litter  11 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010178  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado  1 Adult Female    1485  8.53333; -81.81667  litter under fern  24 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010675  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Male      8.75204; -82.23964  litter under fern  22 Sept 2008  M. Draney  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010662  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Reserva Forestal Fortuna, Cloudforest at Quebrada Samudio  1 Adult Female      8.73502; -82.24719  litter under fern  23 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051403  PANAMA  Chiriqui    El Volcan  1 Adult Female  Holotype    8.76667; -82.66667  litter under fern  09 Aug 1950  A. Chickering  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00000082  PANAMA  Chiriqui    2km W Cerro Punta  1 Adult Female    1760  8.85000; -82.60000  litter under fern  30 May 1977  S. Peck  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051420  PANAMA  Chiriqui    5.3 km W Cerro Punta, Int. La Ami, Las Nuevas  1 Adult Male    215  8.84074; -82.60934  cloud forest litter  15 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00038080  PANAMA  Chiriqui    El Volcan  3 Adult Female      8.76667; -82.66667  cloud forest litter  09 Aug 1950  A. Chickering  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00051423  PANAMA  Chiriqui    30.7 km W Volcan Hartman's Finca  1 Adult Male    1800  8.83333; -82.75000  cloud forest litter  16 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00010404  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado  1 Adult Male    1290  8.51667; -82.53333  litter  24 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051417  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado W flank  1 Adult Female    1450  8.53333; -81.81666  buttress litter  08 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010737  PANAMA  Chiriqui    2km E Cerro Punta  1 Adult Female    2200  8.84361; -82.56472  oak forest, litter  01 Jun 1977  S., J. Peck  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010655  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Male      8.75204; -82.23964  oak forest, litter  23 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051402  PANAMA  Chiriqui    El Volcan  1 Adult Male  Holotype    8.76667; -82.66667  oak forest, litter  09 Aug 1950  A. Chickering  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00000077  PANAMA  Chiriqui    5km ESE Cerro Punta  1 Adult Female    2600  8.81539; -82.53414  oak forest, litter  23 May 1977  S. Peck  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051419  PANAMA  Chiriqui    11 km W Boquete, P. N. Volcan Baru  2 Adult Female    2150  8.81714; -82.52941  mixed oak forest, forest litter  18 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00037015  PANAMA  Chiriqui    cerro pata de Macho  1 Adult Female    1500  8.70000; -82.21666  mixed oak forest, forest litter  23 Jul 1987  D. Olson  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00051422  PANAMA  Chiriqui    30.7 km W Volcan Hartman's Finca  1 Adult Female    1800  8.83333; -82.75000  mixed oak forest, litter  16 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051416  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado  1 Adult Male    1220  8.51667; -82.53333  under bamboo  07 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051408  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Finca Lerida nr. Boquete, "Casita Alta"  2 Adult Male    2362  8.81277; -82.48333  forest, litter  17 Mar 1959  H. Dybas  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010184  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cerro Colorado, trail to peak  1 Adult Male    1475  8.53333; -81.81666  buttress litter  23 Jan 1981  W. Suter  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010654  PANAMA  Chiriqui    La Amistad Intl. Park, Cerro Punta, cloudforest nr. Los Quetzales Lodge  1 Adult Female      8.87403; -82.54860  buttress litter  20 Sept 2008  P. Sierwald, V. Medland, R. Eichhorn, J. Berkopec  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010655  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Female      8.75204; -82.23964  buttress litter  23 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010692  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Cloudforest at Quebrada Honda  1 Adult Male      8.75204; -82.23964  buttress litter  22 Sept 2008  M. Draney, A. McKenna-Foster  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00051404  PANAMA  Chiriqui    El Volcan  2 Adult Female  Paratype    8.76667; -82.66667  buttress litter  09 Aug 1950  A. Chickering  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00051418  PANAMA  Chiriqui    5.9 km E Cerro Punto, P.N. Volcan Baru  2 Adult Male    2400  8.85006; -82.51327  oak forest, forest litter  14 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051422  PANAMA  Chiriqui    30.7 km W Volcan Hartman's Finca  1 Adult Male    1800  8.83333; -82.75000  mixed oak forest, litter  16 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051405  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Boquete  1 Adult Female      8.78614; -82.43443  mixed oak forest, litter  04 Aug 1954  A. Chickering  MCZ 
PBI_OON 00051453  PANAMA  Chiriqui    Reserva Forestal Fortuna, Cloudforest at Quebrada Samudio  1 Adult Female      8.73502; -82.24719  litter  23 Sept 2008  M. Draney  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010756  PANAMA  Chiriqui    2km E Cerro Punta  1 Adult Male    2200  8.84361; -82.56472  oak forest, litter  01 Jun 1977  S., J. Peck  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00010148  PANAMA  Chiriqui    24 km NNE San Felix  2 Adult Male    1300  8.56667; -81.83333  floor litter and root mat  24 Jun 1980  J. Wagner  FMNH 
PBI_OON 00037741  PANAMA  Darien    Park National Darien, Est. Rancho Frio Pirre  2 Adult Female      7.90832; -77.80522  floor litter and root mat  30 Jul 2002  R. Miranda, A. Santos  GBFM 
PBI_OON 00037742  PANAMA  Darien    Park National Darien, Est. Rancho Frio Pirre  1 Adult Female      7.90832; -77.80522  floor litter and root mat  21 Mar 2000  R. Cabra, A. Santos, S. Bermudez  GBFM 
PBI_OON 00037741  PANAMA  Darien    Park National Darien, Est. Rancho Frio Pirre  1 Adult Male      7.90832; -77.80522  floor litter and root mat  30 Jul 2002  R. Miranda, A. Santos  GBFM 
PBI_OON 00051428  PANAMA  Panama    Cerro Campana  1 Adult Male    950  8.68732; -79.92060  wet montane forest, litter  05 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051429  PANAMA  Panama    Cerro Campana  1 Adult Male    950  8.68732; -79.92060  wet montane forest, litter  09 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051429  PANAMA  Panama    Cerro Campana  1 Adult Female    950  8.68732; -79.92060  wet montane forest, litter  09 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 
PBI_OON 00051428  PANAMA  Panama    Cerro Campana  4 Adult Female    950  8.68732; -79.92060  wet montane forest, litter  05 Jun 1995  R. Anderson  AMNH 


 
 
 
 
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