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Male (holotype). Body length 1.35, carapace 0.64 long, 0.56 wide, length 1.13× width. Carapace light brown, eyes reduced, sparsely setose (Figs 13A–F). Legs elongate and thin, femur I 1.5× carapace length, covered in fine setae with few scattered spines.Palpal tarsus entire, tapering apically; retrolateral tibial spine weakly recurved, on weakly elevated base, sculptured throughout, length 0.32× tarsus length (RTS, Fig. 34A). Bulb suboval, length 1.71× width; embolus oval to quadrate (E, Fig. 34D), length 2.0× width. Abdomen pale to yellow-brown, without pattern, 0.70 long, 0.54 wide, covered in fine setae.   Variation (n = 4). Total length 1.34–1.63; carapace length 0.88–1.36 × carapace width; length femur I 1.35–1.65 × carapace width.   Female (Grapevine Cave). Body length 1.32, carapace 0.63 long, 0.51 wide, length 1.25× width. Pigmentation and setation same as for male (Figs 13D–F). Legs elongate and thin, femur I 1.34× carapace length, covered in fine setae with few scattered spines.Atrium oval, length 0.51× width, spermathecae with twisted stalks and large, circular heads (Fig. 52C). Abdomen pale to yellow-brown, without pattern, 0.69 long, 0.54 wide, covered in fine setae.   Variation (n = 4). Total length 1.32–1.72; carapace length 1.20–1.29 × carapace width; length femur I 1.34–1.75 × carapace width.

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