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Genus Vonones

Harvestman - Vonones - Vonones sayi Harvestman - Vonones sayi spider - Vonones ornatus harvestman Vonones sayi? - Vonones sayi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Opiliones (Harvestmen)
Suborder Laniatores (Armoured harvestmen)
Family Cosmetidae
Genus Vonones
Explanation of Names
Vonones Simon 1879
Numbers
2 spp. in our area.
Identification
The two pairs of tubercles on the abdomen are low and inconspicuous in V.sayi, whereas the posterior pair are prominent in V.ornatus, and about four to five times larger than the anterior pair (Weed, 1893; see also Banks, 1893, and Cokendolpher and Jones, 1991).
Print References
Kury A.B. (2003) Annotated catalogue of the Laniatores of the New World (Arachnida, Opiliones). Rev. Iber. Aracnol., special monographic volume 1. 337 pp.