Zamani A.1, Marusik Yu.M.2 2021. Two new species of Liocranidae (Arachnida: Aranei) from the Caucasus and northern Iran // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.30. No.4: 557–564 [in English].

1 Zoological Museum, Biodiversity Unit, University of Turku, FI-20014, Finland. E-mail:

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

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.30.4.12

ABSTRACT. Two new species of Liocranidae, Agroeca angirasu sp.n. (♂, Iran) and Mesiotelus caucasicus sp.n. (♂♀, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran) are described and illustrated based on material collected in the Caucasus and Hyrcanian region in northern Iran. The distribution records of both species are mapped.

KEY WORDS: Araneae, Armenia, Azerbaijan, fauna, Hyrcanian region, spiders.

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