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A new Garcorops species from Madagascar copal (Araneae: Selenopidae)

“Dochterland”, R. novarumlaan 2, B-2340 Beerse, Belgium
Araneae Arachnida Selenopidae Garcorops new species Madagascar copal sub-fossil


Garcorops jadis sp. nov. is described from one male specimen enclosed in copal, a hardened, sub-fossil diterpenoid resin from the Sambava area, Madagascar. The taxonomy of the family Selenopidae and the relationships of the new species are briefly discussed.


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