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Tliltocatl schroederi

IUCN Status

Type Locality : Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico

Etymology : This species is named after the spider enthusiast and responsible breeder Steffen Schröder.


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In this paper a new species of Brachypelma from Mexico, Brachypelma schroederi sp. n., is described. A division of the genus in two groups without any intention on systematics is proposed: the "emilia"-complex, containing colorfull spiders, and the "vagans"-complex consisting of species characterized by the more or less monotone coloration of their integuments.
Arthropoda 11(3): 2-15

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