Brazil
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Etymology : named after the type-locality, which is located in the Brazilian habitat called "cerrado", also known as brazilian savanna. Proposed as a noun in apposition.

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The genus Guyruita gen. nov. and two new species from Brazil are described. Holothele waikoshiemi (Bertani & Araújo, 2005) from Venezuela is transferred here to the new genus. Guyruita gen. nov. differs from the remaining Ischnocolinae by the following features: labium densely occupied by a lot of cuspules (more than 100), intercheliceral intumescence absent, posterior sternal sigilla remote from margin, tarsal claws without teeth, tarsal scopula I-II undivided (tarsus II with a line of sparse setae, which does not divide the scopula), III-IV divided.
Revta bras. Zool. 24: 991-996

Habitat and Type Locality

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