Description and molecular characterization of a new species of tarantula, Pamphobeteus verdolaga , from Colombia (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae)

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Yeimy Cifuentes ; Sebastián Estrada-Gomez ; Leidy Johana Vargas-Muñoz ; Carlos Perafán
  • Publisher: Pensoft Publishers
  • Journal: Zoologia (Curitiba) (issn: 1984-4689)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/s1984-4689zool-20160113
  • Subject: Neotropical | CO1 sequence | Medellín | Theraphosinae | QL1-991 | Zoology

ABSTRACT A new species of Pamphobeteus Pocock, 1901, is described from the Colombian Andes, Medellín, Antioquia. The biochemistry and molecular characteristics of the venom of this new species (previously identified as Pamphobeteus aff. nigricolor ) has been already des... View more
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