Abstract

The genus Prostheclina is commonly found in collections made in the wetter parts of eastern Australia from South Australia to northern Queensland. The type species P. pallida and six new species, P. amplior n.sp., P. basilonesa n.sp., P. boreoaitha n.sp., P. boreoxantha n.sp., P. eungella n.sp. and P. bulburin n.sp. are described. Both sexes are described for all species except P. boreoaitha (male only). Remarks on the biology and known and predicted distribution of each species are given.

 
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Short Form
Richardson and Zabka, 2007, Rec. Aust. Mus. 59(1): 79–96
Author
Barry J. Richardson; Marek Zabka
Year
2007
Title
A revision of the Australian jumping spider genus Prostheclina Keyserling, 1892 (Araneae: Salticidae)
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
59
Issue
1
Start Page
79
End Page
96
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.59.2007.1471
Language
English
Date Published
30 May 2007
Cover Date
30 May 2007
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Subjects
ARACHNIDA; TAXONOMY
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30 May 2007
Available Online
30 May 2007
Reference Number
1471
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