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Worldwide Database of Giant Fishing Spiders
Title: Worldwide Database of Giant Fishing Spiders
Creator: Höfer, Hubert; Metzner, Heiko
Abstract: The giant fishing spiders of the genus Ancylometes (Ctenidae, Araneomorpha, Araneae) are among the largest araneomorph spiders, reaching a total body length of 4 cm and an impressive leg span of 20 cm. The genus is neotropical (South America) and comprises at the moment 10 valid plus one doubtful species. This private web site supplies descriptions, figures and references for all Ancylometes species. [Information of the supplier, modified]
Table of contents: Introduction / Systematics / Species / Key / Distribution / Gallery / Authors / Links
Subject: Chelicerata, Arachnida (595.4)
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Spatial coverage: South America
Audience: Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Discipline based websites
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2010-11-30
Metadata provider: SDEI
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