Logunov D.V. 2010. New species of Zodariidae (Arachnida: Aranei) from Vietnam // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.19. No.4: 249–260 [in English].

The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK. E-mail: dpavuk@ngs.ru

KEY WORDS: Vietnam, spiders, Aranei, Zodariidae, new species.

ABSTRACT. This paper presents differential diagnoses and descriptions of seven new species of the Zodariidae (Aranei) collected by A.V. Abramov (Zoological Instituted RAS, Saint-Petersburg, Russia) during the 2005–2010 expeditions of the Joint Vietnam-Russian Tropical Research and Technological Centre: Asceua maculosa sp.n. (♂♀; Vietnam, Lao Cai Province); Mallinella consona sp.n. (♀; Vietnam, Bao Ria – Vung Tau Province); Mallinella hoangliena sp.n. (♂♀; Vietnam, Lao Cai Province); Mallinella ngoclinha sp.n. (♂; Vietnam, Kon Tum Province); Mallinella khanhoa sp.n. (♂; Vietnam, Khanh Hoa Province); Mallinella phansipana sp.n. (♂; Vietnam, Lao Cai Province); Storenomorpha abramovi sp.n. (♂; Vietnam, Khanh Hoa Province). The current state of knowledge pertaining to SE Asian Zodariidae is briefly discussed.

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