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New species of Toxopidae and Archaeidae


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Hickman, VV (1969) New species of Toxopidae and Archaeidae. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, 103. pp. 1-12. ISSN 0080-4703

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A new species, Laestrygones setosus, is described
and placed in the the family toxopidae. The female
has double-pointed fangs on the chelicerae. The
same feature is also recorded for the New Zealand
spider, Laestrygones albiceris Urquhart.Four new species of Pararchaea Forster in the family
are described. They are P. corticola,
P. saxicola, P. ornata and P. bryophila. Remarks
on the genus Pararchaea are added.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 1-12
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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Date Deposited: 28 May 2012 04:36
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017 01:06
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