Kovblyuk M.M., Kastrygina Z.A. 2013. Two interesting species of the genus Harpactea from Crimea (Aranei: Dysderidae) // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.22. No.3: 233–238 [in English].

Zoology Department, V.I. Vernadsky Taurida National University, Yaltinskaya Street 4, Simferopol 95007, Ukraine. E-mail: kovblyuk@mail.ru  zoiac_21@mail.ru

KEY WORDS: spiders, Harpactea, new records, redescriptions, Crimea.

ABSTRACT. Harpactea alexandrae Lazarov, 2006 and H. longobarda Pesarini, 2001 are found in the Opuk Nature Reserve in Crimea, which represents the easternmost limit of their distribution. Both are recorded from Crimea, Ukraine and the former Soviet Union for the first time. The illustrated redescriptions of both species are provided. An updated checklist of the Crimean dysderids is presented.

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