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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3897/zookeys.51.467
  • Journal Name: ZOOKEYS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-16
  • Keywords: Agelenidae, new species, Tegenaria, Turkey, FUNNEL-WEB SPIDERS, FAMILY, GENUS
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


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.