A new species of Harpactea (Araneae, Dysderidae) from Aegean region of Turkey

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Kunt K. B., ÖZKÜTÜK R. S., Kaya R. S.

ZOOKEYS, vol.59, no.59, pp.39-45, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 59 Issue: 59
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3897/zookeys.59.483
  • Journal Name: ZOOKEYS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.39-45
  • Keywords: Dysderidae, Harpactea, new species, Turkey, BULGARIA ARANEAE, SPIDER
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


A new species of the spider genus Harpactea Bristowe, 1939 is described from the Aegean region of Turkey - Harpactea erseni sp. n. (males only). Detailed morphological description and illustrations of the new species are provided. The relationships of the new species are discussed.