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Type Locality : Bolivia, Choquecamate,

Etymology : The species epithet is a noun in apposition derived from north Bolivian Quechua, yuraq means white and chanka means leg, combining to form white leg, in reference to the colouration of this species in life, which has white coloured setae on the dorsal


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The holotype of Hapalotremus albipes Simon, 1903 is redescribed. Four new species of the genus Hapalotremus Simon, 1903 are described: Hapalotremus apasanka sp. nov., Hapalotremus hananqheswa sp. nov., and Hapalotremus kaderkai sp. nov. from Peru, and Hapalotremus yuraqchanka sp. nov. from Bolivia. Discussion on palpal bulb morphology, ontogenetic spermathecal morphology, and biogeography is presented. Historical information about collectors and comments on the accession numbers and other label information of historical specimens is also presented.
Arachnology 18(9): 965-989

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