Esyunin S.L.1, Vlasov S.V.1, Ponomarev A.V.2 2020. Taxonomic remarks on the genus Caspicosa Ponomarev, 2007 (Aranei: Lycosidae) // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.29. No.2: 273–282 [in English].

1 Perm State University, Bukireva Street 15, Perm 614600, Russia. E-mail:

2 Federal Research Centre the Southern Scientific Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Chekhov Street 41, Rostov-on-Don 344006, Russia. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.29.2.14

ABSTRACT. A refined diagnosis and redescription of the genus Caspicosa Ponomarev, 2007 is given, with new taxonomic and faunistic data for three species. Caspicosa manytchensis Ponomarev, 2007 (the type species) and C. kulsaryensis Ponomarev, 2007 are redescribed and illustrated on the basis of the type and newly collected materials. A new combination is proposed: Caspicosa chahraka (Roewer, 1960) comb.n. (ex Pardosa). Distribution of all species is mapped.

KEY WORDS: Araneae, diagnosis, review, new combination, wolf spiders.

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