A new replacement name for the fossil spider Veterator Petrunkevitch, 1963 (Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae)
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A junior homonym was detected in the genera of fossil Araneae and the following replacement name is proposed within the family Trochanteriidae: Neoveterator Ceccolini & Cianferoni nom. nov. pro Veterator Petrunkevitch, 1963 nec Laws, 1944. Eight new combinations (comb. nov.) are proposed.
Key words: Combinatio nova, Fossil Araneae, Nomen novum, Replacement name.
How to cite: Ceccolini, F. & Cianferoni, F.. 2021. A new replacement name for the fossil spider Veterator Petrunkevitch, 1963 (Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae). Spanish Journal of Palaeontology, 36 (2), 235-238.
Received 7 September 2021, Accepted 28 October 2021, Published online: 19 November 2021