Nekhaeva A.A. 2012. The first record of Perregrinus deformis (Tanasevitch, 1982) from Fennoscandia (Aranei: Linyphiidae) // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.21. No.1: 81–83 [in English].

Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky pr. 33, Moscow, 119071, Russia. E-mail:

KEY WORDS: Spiders, Fennoscandia, new record, Perregrinus deformis.

ABSTRACT. The Siberian-Nearctic linyphiid spider Perregrinus deformis (Tanasevitch, 1982) is recorded from Fennoscandia for the first time. The vicinity of Murmansk is the westernmost locality of species’ known distribution in the Palaearctic Region. On the basis of new data, the species displays a Fennoscandian-Siberian-Nearctic range.

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