Özkütük R.S.1, Yağmur E.A.2, Gücel S.3, Shafaie S.4, Özden Ö.3, Kunt K.B.1 2020. New records of the East Mediterranean Lachesana (Aranei: Zodariidae), with description of a new species // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.29. No.3: 334–338 [in English].
1 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Eskişehir Technical University, TR-26470 Eskişehir, Turkey.
2 Alaşehir Vocational School, Celal Bayar University, TR-45600 Alaşehir, Manisa, Turkey.
3 Herbarium and Natural History Museum, University of Near East, Nicosia, Cyprus.
4 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.
ABSTRACT. A new species Lachesana bayramgocmeni sp.n. is described based on both sexes from Cyprus. The new species is compared in detail with L. blackwalli (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872). New data on the distribution of L. blackwalli in Turkey and Cyprus are presented.
KEY WORDS: Araneae, Anatolia, Turkey, Cyprus, distribution, Lachesaninae, spider.