On the Afrotropical genus Holmelgonia (Araneae, Linyphiidae) : with the description of three new species from the Albertine Rift

  • Three new species of Holmelgonia were found in the mountain forest of Kibira National Park in Burundi: H. afromontana sp. nov. (♂♀), H. bosnasutus sp. nov. (♂♀) and H. disconveniens sp. nov. (♂). A key to the males in the genus, now containing 17 species, is provided.

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Author:Benoît Nzigidahera, Rudy JocquéGND
Parent Title (English):European journal of taxonomy : 77
Series (Serial Number):European journal of taxonomy : EJT (77)
Publisher:Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle
Place of publication:Paris
Document Type:Part of Periodical
Year of Completion:2014
Date of first Publication:2014/03/17
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2014/03/23
Tag:Afromontane forest; Burundi; Kibira National Park; identification key; species swarm
Page Number:18
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 59 Tiere (Zoologie) / 590 Tiere (Zoologie)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung 3.0