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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