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Khamisina kivu       Get publication



            Male (PBI_OON 9425). Total length 1.14. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace yellow, without any pattern, elongated hexagonal in dorsal view, pars cephalica flat 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, thorax without depressions, fovea absent, surface punctate, 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 dark, needle-like, present, scattered; non-marginal pars thoracica setae dark, needle-like; marginal setae dark, needle-like. Clypeus margin slightly rebordered, straight in front view, sloping forward in lateral view, high, ALE separated from edge of carapace by their radius or more, median projection present; setae present, dark, needle-like. Chilum undivided. Eyes six, well developed, ALE largest, ALE oval, PME squared, PLE oval; posterior eye row recurved from above, procurved from front; ALE separated by less than their radius, 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 smooth, radial furrow opposite coxae III absent, surface finely punctuate, without pits, microsculpture everywhere but middle, sickle-shaped structures absent, anterior margin with continuous transverse groove, posterior margin not extending posteriorly of coxae IV, anterior corner unmodified, lateral margin without infra-coxal grooves, distance between coxae II and III greater than distance between coxae I and II, and coxae III and IV, extensions of pre-coxal triangles absent, lateral margins with rounded extensions between coxae, without posterior hump; setae sparse, dark, needle-like, evenly scattered, 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 dark, needle-like, evenly scattered; paturon inner margin with pairs of enlarged setae, distal region abruptly narrowed, 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 not excavated, serrula absent, posteromedian part unmodified, same as sternum in sclerotization, enormously elongated, extending past tip of chelicerae. ABDOMEN: cylindrical, without long posterior extension, rounded posteriorly, inter-scutal membrane rows of small sclerotized platelets absent posteriorly; dorsum soft portions white, with five dark chevrons connected by dark marking along midline. Book lung covers large, ovoid, without setae, anterolateral edge unmodified. Posterior spiracles connected by groove. Pedicel tube short, unmodified, 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 absent. Epigastric scutum weakly sclerotized, not surrounding pedicel, not protruding, small lateral sclerites absent. Postepigastric scutum weakly sclerotized, yellow, short, only around epigastric furrow, not fused to epigastric scutum, anterior margin unmodified, without posteriorly directed lateral apodemes. Spinneret scutum absent. Dorsum setae present, dark, needle-like. Epigastric area setae uniform, dark, needle-like. Postepigastric area setae present, dark, 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 spines absent. 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, relatively short, wide; 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, spherical.
Khamisina kivu, male habitus, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

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Khamisina kivu, male sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mpstev09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male abdomen, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mpabdd09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male endites, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mpendv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mppalp09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mppalv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mppalr09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msstev09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male endites, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msendv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male endites, modified setae, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msemsv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mspald09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male embolus, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msembd09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male embolus, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msembp09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mspalp09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male spinnerets, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msspit09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male ALS, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msalsv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg I, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl1a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg I, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl1l09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg III, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl3l09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male embolus, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msembv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male labium, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mslabv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mspalv09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male sperm pore, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msspov09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male trichobothrium, metatarsus I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mstm1d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msto1d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msto3d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg II, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl2a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msto4d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mstopd09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male ALS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msalst09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male PMS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mspmst09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male PLS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msplst09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male femora I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msfe1d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male femora I, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msfe1a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male femora III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msfe3d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male femora III, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msfe3a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male carapace, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscara09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male carapace, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscard09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male chelicerae, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mschea09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male chelicerae, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mschet09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male embolus, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msembr09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mspalr09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male endites, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msendd09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male labrum, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mslard09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male endites, modified setae, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msemsd09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male palpal tibia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msptid09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male carapace, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscarl09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9msto2d09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg II, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl2l09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg III, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl3a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl4a09425LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, male claws, leg IV, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09425)

Khamnkivu9mscl4l09425LE.tif


            Female (PBI_OON 9165). Total length 1.32. As in male except as noted. CEPHALOTHORAX: Carapace surface punctate. Endites serrula present in single row, anteromedian tip unmodified. Female palp claws absent; spines absent; tarsus unmodified, patella without prolateral row of ridges. ABDOMEN: dorsum soft portions with five dark chevrons connected by dark marking along midline. Epigastric scutum without lateral joints. LEGS: Leg spines absent. Tarsi I to IV superior claws tooth not examined in detail. Trichobothria not examined. GENITALIA: Dorsal view: posterrior V-shaped sclerotization.
Khamisina kivu, female sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

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Khamisina kivu, female abdomen, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fpabdv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fpepiv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female internal female genitalia, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fpifgv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female internal female genitalia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fpifgd09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female sternum, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsstev09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female endites, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsendv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female labium, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fslabv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female epigynum, epigynal area, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsepiv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female spinnerets, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsspit09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female ALS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsalst09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female PMS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fspmst09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female PLS, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsplst09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg II, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl2a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female tarsal organ, leg II, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsto2d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female tarsal organ, leg IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsto4d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female tarsal organ, palp, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fstopd09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg I, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl1a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg I, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl1l09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female tarsal organ, leg I, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsto1d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female tarsal organ, leg III, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsto3d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female femora II, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsfe2d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female femora II, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsfe2a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female femora IV, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsfe4d09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female femora IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsfe4a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female carapace, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscara09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female carapace, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscarl09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female palpal tibia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsptid09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female carapace, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscard09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female ALS, ventral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsalsv09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female palp, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fspalp09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female palp, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fspalr09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg II, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl2l09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg IV, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl4a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg IV, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl4l09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female endites, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsendd09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female labrum, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fslard09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female serrula, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsserd09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female chelicerae, posterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fschet09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female chelicerae, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fschea09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg III, anterior view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl3a09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female claws, leg III, lateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fscl3l09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female internal female genitalia, dorsal view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fsifgd09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female palpal claw, prolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fspclp09165LE.tif

Khamisina kivu, female palpal claw, retrolateral view (image by LE, specimen ID: ---09165)

Khamnkivu9fspclr09165LE.tif

 

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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 00009463  CONGO      Kivu, vallée de Kaisola, Kabasha, plaine de la Ruindi  1 Adult Male      -0.78333; 29.28333  litter  13 Jun 1972  Lejeune M.  MRAC 
PBI_OON 00009165  CONGO      Kivu, plaine de la Ruindi, Bulemba  3 Adult Female      -0.78333; 29.28333  litter  14 Jun 1972  Lejeune M.  MRAC 
PBI_OON 00009425  CONGO      Kivu, plaine de la Ruindi, Bulemba  1 Adult Male  Holotype    -0.78333; 29.28333  litter  14 Jun 1972  Lejeune M.  MRAC 
PBI_OON 00009425  CONGO      Kivu, plaine de la Ruindi, Bulemba  12 Adult Male  Paratype    -0.78333; 29.28333  litter  14 Jun 1972  Lejeune M.  MRAC 
PBI_OON 00009417  CONGO      Kivu, vallée de Kaisola, Kabasha, plaine de la Ruindi  2 Adult Male      -0.78333; 29.28333  litter  13 Jun 1972  Lejeune M.  MRAC 


 
 
 
 
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