Doi
10.5431/aramit3805
Autor

J├Ąger P & Blick T

Jahr
2009
Titel

Zur Identifikation einer nach Deutschland eingeschleppten Kammspinnenart (Araneae: Ctenidae: Phoneutria boliviensis)

Titel ├╝bersetzt

Identification of a wandering spider introduced into Germany (Araneae: Ctenidae: Phoneutria boliviensis)

Ausgabe

Heft 38

Seiten
33-36
Abstract

Data and a drawing of the epigyne of Phoneutria boliviensis (F.O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897), recently recorded from Germany, are presented. The specimen was introduced with cargo (bananas) from Brazil. Characters of the single female are illustrated to facilitate identification in the future, since in the two recent revisions of the genus no drawing of the epigyne of P. boliviensis was included. Another case of introduction from 1998 of an unidentified subadult Phoneutria specimen, probably P. boliviensis too, with bananas from Ecuador is documented.

Keywords

Central Europe; identification; introduced species