The Checklist of the Spiders of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae) --- Version 2019



 

Dictynidae O. P.-Cambridge, 1871

1)   Ajmonia rajaeii Zamani & Marusik, 2017*

Records: Tehran.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

A. r. Zamani & Marusik, 2017: 321, f. 2-3 (♂♀).

2)   Argenna patula (Simon, 1874)

Records: Tehran.

Distribution: Europe, Caucasus, Iran (?), Russia to Kyrgyzstan, China.

References:

A. p.: Ghavami, 2008: 687 (distribution record).

A. p.: Ghavami et al., 2008: 183 (distribution record).

Comment: This species is probably misidentified.

3)   Argyroneta aquatica (Clerck, 1757)

Records: Fars, Golestan.

Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to Far East), Iran, Central Asia, China, Korea, Japan.

References:

A. a.: Soufi et al., 2013: 186 (distribution record).

A. a.: Zamani et al., 2017b: 58 (distribution record).

4)   Brigittea civica (Lucas, 1850)

Records: Fars.

Distribution: Europe, North Africa, Turkey, Iran. Introduced to North America.

References:

B. c.: Zamani & Mozaffarian, 2017: 10, f. 2 (♀).

5)   Brigittea latens (Fabricius, 1775)

Records: Gilan, Golestan, Mazandaran, Razavi Khorasan.

Distribution: Europe to Central Asia.

References:

Dictyna l.: Ghavami, 2007: 686 (distribution record).

Dictyna l.: Zamani, 2015: 13 (distribution record).

B. l.: Zamani et al., 2017b: 59 (distribution record).

6)   Brommella falcigera (Balogh, 1935)

Records: Zanjan.

Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Iran (?).

References:

B. cf. f.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 184 (distribution record).

7)   Devade naderii Zamani & Marusik, 2017*

Records: Bushehr.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

D. n. Zamani & Marusik, 2017: 323, f. 4A-F (♂).

8)   Devade tenella (Tyshchenko 1965)

Records: Kerman.

Distribution: Ukraine to western China.

References:

D. t.: Zamani & Marusik, 2018c: 68 (distribution record).

9)   Dictyna arundinacea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Records: Kordestan, Markazi.

Distribution: North America, Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Iran, Russia, Central Asia, China, Korea, Japan.

References:

D. a.: Zamani et al., 2016: 106 (distribution record).

D. a.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 189 (distribution record).

10)                      Dictyna ottoi Marusik & Koponen, 2017

Records: Ardabil (?).

Distribution: Azerbaijan, Georgia (?), Iran (?).

References:

D. o. Marusik & Koponen, 2017: 42, f. 1a-d, 2a-g (♂♀).

Comment: Although no Iranian material of this species have been collected yet, one of the type localities of it is the borderline of Iran and Azerbaijan, therefore we have decided to include it in the checklist as it is definitely present in northwestern Iran.

11)                      Kharitonovia uzbekistanica (Charitonov,  1946)

Records: Fars, Razavi Khorasan.

Distribution: Iran, Uzbekistan.

References:

K. u.: Esyunin, Zamani & Tuneva, 2017: 50, f. 1-17 (♂♀).

K. u.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 189 (distribution record).

12)                      Lathys humilis (Blackwall, 1855)

Records: Mazandaran.

Distribution: Europe to Caucasus, Iran.

References:

L. h.: Marusik, Koponen & Fritzén, 2009: 184, f. 1-3, 7-9, 13-16, 20-22, 26-27 (♂♀).

L. h.: Marusik, Kovblyuk & Nadolny, 2009: 22, f. 5-6, 11-17, 21-24, 38, 43, 45-47, 54-57, 65 (♂♀).

13)                      Nigma flavescens (Walckenaer, 1830)

Records: Isfahan, Mazandaran.

Distribution: Europe, Caucasus, Iran.

References:

N. f.: Ghavami, 2006: 1840 (distribution record).

N. f.: Zamani, 2016b: 196 (distribution record).

14)                      Nigma laeta (Spassky, 1952)

Records: Kurdistan, Tehran.

Distribution: Azerbaijan, Iran, Tajikistan.

References:

N. l.: Esyunin, Zamani & Tuneva, 2017: 55, f. 18-26, 29 (♂♀).

15)                      Paratheuma enigmatica Zamani, Marusik & Berry, 2016*

Records: Hormozgan, Sistan & Baluchestan.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

P. e. Zamani, Marusik & Berry, 2016: 179, f. 1-3 (♂♀).