Zamani A.1, Tanasevitch A.V.2, Nadolny A.A.3, Esyunin S.L.4, Marusik Yu.M.5,6 2019. New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Aranei). Part VI // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.18. No.4: 233–243 [in English].

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

2 A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky Prosp. 33, Moscow 119071 Russia.

3 Institute of Marine Biological Research of Russian Academy of Sciences, Nakhimov Ave. 2, Sevastopol 299011 Russia.

4 Perm State University, Bukireva Str. 15, Perm 614990 Russia.

5 Institute for Biological Problems of the North RAS, Portovaya Str. 18, Magadan 685007 Russia.

6 Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein 9300 South Africa.

doi: 10.15298/euroasentj.18.4.01

ABSTRACT. A family (Zoropsidae), five genera (Archaeodictyna Caporiacco, 1928, Microneta Menge, 1869, Sintula Simon, 1884, Zilla C.L. Koch, 1836, Zoropsis Simon, 1878), and 26 spider species are recorded in Iran for the first time. New provincial records for 61 species are presented. Considering the new results, 746 spider species are known from Iran.

KEY WORDS: Araneae, Middle East, new records, Cyclosa sierrae, Runcinia tarabayevi, Pardosa jaikensis, Pardosa italica, Zoropsis lutea.

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