Marusik Yu.M.1, Khrulyova O.A.2 2011. First data on spiders and harvestmen (Arachnida: Aranei, Opiliones) from Karaginski Island, Eastern Koryakia, Kamchatka Peninsula // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.20. No.4: 323–329 [in English].

1 Institute for Biological Problems of the North, FEB RAS, Portovaya Str. 18, Magadan 685000, Russia. E-mail:

2 Institute of Ecology and Evolution RAS, Leninsky pr. 33, Moscow 119071, Russia. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.20.4.07

KEY WORDS: Northeast Asia, Far East Asia, new record, Kamchatka Province.

ABSTRACT. The spider and harvestman faunas of Karaginski Island were studied for the first time. 56 species of spiders and one species of harvestman are reported from the island. Of these, 26 spider species are new to Koryakia and 9 of them are new for the entire Kamchatka Province. The total number of spider species found in Koryakia now totals 117.

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