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Description of Paraceto gen. n. and a relimitation of the genus Cetonana (Araneae: Trachelidae)

The Key Laboratory of Invertebrate Systematics and Application, College of Life Sciences, Hebei University, Baoding, Hebei 071002, P. R. China
The Key Laboratory of Invertebrate Systematics and Application, College of Life Sciences, Hebei University, Baoding, Hebei 071002, P. R. China Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xining, 810001, China
The Key Laboratory of Invertebrate Systematics and Application, College of Life Sciences, Hebei University, Baoding, Hebei 071002, P. R. China
Araneae taxonomy spider trachelids diagnosis morphology


Cetonana Strand, 1929 includes its type species, C. laticeps (Canestrini, 1868), which is redescribed, and a new species, C. shaanxiensis sp. n., is described from China. Three Brazilian species currently assigned to the genus are almost certainly misplaced. A new genus, Paraceto gen. n., is erected with the type species P. spiralis sp. n.; C. orientalis (Schenkel, 1936) is transferred to Paraceto as P. orientalis (Schenkel, 1936) comb. n..



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