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Chilobrachys dominus

IUCN Status

Type Locality : China: Yunnan: Jinghong, Mount Jinuo, Jinuo Road

Etymology : The species is named after the Latin word dominus, as this is one of the rarest spiders from China; noun (name) in apposition.


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Two new species of the genus Chilobrachys Karsh, 1892 are described from China: Chilobrachys dominus Lin & Li, sp. nov. from Yunnan and C. jinchengi Lin & Li, sp. nov. from Tibet. Photos and a morphological description of the new species are given. The type specimens of the new species are deposited in the Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy (IZCAS) in Beijing.
ZooKeys 1081: 99-109

Habitat and Type Locality