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Published: 2022-09-21

Description of three new species of the genus Cicurina Menge, 1871 from Guangdong, China (Araneae, Hahniidae)

College of Life Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha 410081, Hunan, China.
College of Life Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha 410081, Hunan, China.
Henry Fok School of Biology and Agriculture, Shaoguan University, Shaoguan 512005, China.
College of Life Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha 410081, Hunan, China.
Araneae Taxonomy morphology Nanling National Forest Park Chebaling National Nature Reserve DNA barcodes


Three new species of Cicurina Menge, 1871 are described based on specimens collected from Guangdong, China: C. bifurca Liao & Xu, spec. nov. (male), C. spiralis Liao & Xu, spec. nov. (male) and C. tetragongylodes Liao & Xu, spec. nov. (female). Detailed descriptions, photographs, drawings, and a distribution map of the three new species are provided, as well as a phylogenetic tree including the new species.



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