Browse by Subject | Taxon
Biochemistry
Genetics
Microbiology
Botany & Plant Science
Reproductive Biology
Medical & Health Sciences
Zoology & Animal Biology
Systematics
Palaeontology
Evolutionary Biology
Ecology & Environment
Aquatic Biology
Natural History
Parasitology
Bioinformatics
Agriculture
Biogeography
Earth & Planetary Sciences
Physical Sciences
Data Analysis & Modelling
Dictionaries & Reference
Humanities & Social Sciences
Data Management
Molecular Biology

Browse by Region
World
Europe
Asia
Australasia
Africa
Americas
Pacific
Polar
Oceans
None
Book Series & Collections

Our Services
Web Services
For Authors
For Librarians
For Booksellers
For Publishers
For Scientific Projects
For Journals

About Pensoft Books E-Books Journals Blog Contact Register/Log In
in by
(0 items)

HomeBooksEcology & EnvironmentRevision, cladistic analysis and biogeography of Typhochlaena C. L. Koch, 1850, Pachistopelma Pocock, 1901 and Iridopelma Pocock, 1901 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Aviculariinae)

Revision, Revision, cladistic analysis and biogeography of Typhochlaena C. L. Koch, 1850, Pachistopelma Pocock, 1901 and Iridopelma Pocock, 1901 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Aviculariinae)
R Bertani

Series: ZooKeys #230
Publisher:Pensoft Publishers
P-ISBN paperback:9789546426536
P-ISSN:1313-2989
Publication date: October 2012
Language: English
Pages: 94
Paperback | € 28.00 | Add to Cart
Status
IN STOCK

Book Description Table of Contents Sample Pages

Three aviculariine genera endemic to Brazil are revised. Typhochlaena C. L. Koch, 1850 is resurrected, including five species; Pachistopelma Pocock, 1901 includes two species; and Iridopelma Pocock, 1901, six species. Nine species are newly described: Typhochlaena amma sp. n., T. costae sp. n., T. curumim sp. n., T. paschoali sp. n., Pachistopelma bromelicola sp. n., Iridopelma katiae sp. n., I. marcoi sp. n., I. oliveirai sp. n. and I. vanini sp. n. Three new synonymies are established: Avicularia pulchra Mello-Leitão, 1933 and Avicularia recifiensis Struchen & Brändle, 1996 are junior synonyms of Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pocock, 1901 syn. n., and Avicularia palmicola Mello-Leitão, 1945 is a junior synonym of Iridopelma hirsutum Pocock, 1901 syn. n. Pachistopelma concolor Caporiacco, 1947 is transferred to Tapinauchenius Ausserer, 1871, making the new combination Tapinauchenius concolor (Caporiacco, 1947) comb. n. Lectotypes are newly designed for Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pocock, 1901 , Iridopelma hirsutum Pocock, 1901 and Pachistopelma concolor Caporiacco, 1947. Cladistic analyses using both equal and implied weights were carried out with a matrix comprising 62 characters and 38 terminal taxa. The chosen cladogram found with X-Pee-Wee and concavity 6 suggests they are monophyletic. All species are keyed and mapped and information on species habitat and area cladograms are presented. Discussion on biogeography and conservation is provided.
Page Options
Print this Book Page
Recommend

If you want to receive email alerts for new products on the subject Americas, please sign up:


If you want to receive email alerts for new products on the region Americas, please sign up:

Your e-mail address
Password
Remember Me

Forgot your password?
Send me a new one by e-maill


E-books on the same Subject
No E-book on the same Subject

E-books on the same Region
The Pantanal: Ecology, biodiversity and sustainable management of a large neotropical seasonal wetland

Read more



Journal Papers on the same Subject
International Journal of Myriapodology

Journal of Hymenoptera Research

PhytoKeys

Subterranean Biology


Why Publish with Pensoft?
Enjoy the full range of publication service we offer to our authors - high-quality printed and e-books, rapidly published and actively disseminated journals - published either Open or Pay-for-View access!

Submit a manuscript?
Website design and publishing framework: Copyright © 2018 Pensoft Publishers | Contact us