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Banksula melones: Melones cave harvestman spider

By: Shanks, S. and Ubick, D.
Date: 1974

Species description of a rare spider that only lived in McLean’s Cave, which was inundated by the New Melones reservoir. The end result of an effort to “transplant” the spiders in a nearby abandoned mine shaft is unclear. More information on this effort is here .

Keywords: Caves, Nature
Format: Document
Collection: Roy Tennant's Collection

Date uploaded: Aug 31, 2019
Date last modified: Mar 14, 2023