Additional records for Theridiidae Sundevall, 1833 in Iran (Araneae: Theridiidae)

Gündüz G., Gharkhloo M. M., Yaǧmur E. A.

Biharean Biologist, vol.16, no.1, pp.1-5, 2022 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Journal Name: Biharean Biologist
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS), Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-5
  • Keywords: Alburz, cobweb, serrated bristle, Steatoda, tarsal claw
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


© Biharean Biologist, Oradea, Romania, 2022.In this study, Steatoda grossa (C. L. Koch, 1838) is recorded for the first time for the spider fauna of Iran. In addition, new localities are reported for two Enoplognatha Pavesi, 1880 species in Iran: Enoplognatha mediterranea Levy & Amitai, 1981 and Enoplognatha macrochelis Levy & Amitai, 1981. Morphology and distribution of these three species are given. Their genital structures and habitus are also photographed.