A new species of Tegenaria Latreille, 1804 (Araneae, Agelenidae) from Turkey

Kaya R. S. , Kunt K. B. , Marusik Y. M. , Ugurtas I. H.

ZOOKEYS, no.51, pp.1-16, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3897/zookeys.51.467
  • Title of Journal : ZOOKEYS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-16
  • Keywords: Agelenidae, new species, Tegenaria, Turkey, FUNNEL-WEB SPIDERS, FAMILY, GENUS


A new species of the spider genus Tegenaria Latreille, 1804 is described, based on newly collected specimens from Turkey. Detailed morphological descriptions, diagnosis and figures of the copulatory organs of both sexes are presented. Finally, a checklist and distribution maps for Turkish Tegenaria species are provided.