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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4571.1.2

A new cave-dwelling species of Lagynochthonius (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones: Chthoniidae) from Yunnan Province, China

YUN-CHUN LI, HUAI LIU, AI-MIN SHI

Abstract


A new pseudoscorpion, Lagynochthonius bailongtanensis sp. nov., is described and illustrated from specimens collected in a cave in Luoping County, Yunnan Province, China. This species is notable in being strongly troglomorphic. A new identification key is provided to all known Chinese representatives of the genus Lagynochthonius.

 


Keywords


Pseudoscorpiones, pseudoscorpion, taxonomy, identification key

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