Caleb J.T.D., Chatterjee S., Tyagi K., Kundu Sh., Kumar V. 2017. Two new jumping spiders of the genera Epocilla Thorell, 1887 and Mogrus Simon, 1882 from India (Araneae: Salticidae) // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.26. No.4. P.329–334 [in English].

Centre for DNA Taxonomy, Zoological Survey of India, Prani Vigyan Bhawan, M-Block, New Alipore, Kolkata – 700053, West Bengal, India.

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.26.4.08

KEY WORDS: barcodes, descriptions, diagnoses, mtCOI gene, new species, Rajasthan, taxonomy.

ABSTRACT. Two new species, Epocilla sirohi sp.n. (♂) and Mogrus rajasthanensis sp.n. (♀), are described from Rajasthan State of India. Partial sequence data of mitochondrial cytochrome C oxidase (mtCOI) from the holotypes of both new species were generated. The genus Mogrus Simon, 1882 is recorded from India for the first time.

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