The Checklist of the Spiders of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae) --- Version 2021

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Dictynidae O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871

1)   Ajmonia rajaeii Zamani & Marusik, 2017*

Records: Tehran.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

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

2)   Archaeodictyna consecuta (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

Records: Fars.

Distribution: Europe, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Iran, Central Asia, China.

References:

A. c.: Zamani et al., 2019b: 237.

3)   Argenna patula (Simon, 1874)

Records: Tehran.

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

References:

A. p.: Ghavami, 2008: 687.

A. p.: Ghavami et al., 2008: 183.

Comment: This species is probably misidentified.

4)   Argyroneta aquatica (Clerck, 1757)

Records: Fars, Golestan.

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

References:

A. a.: Soufi et al., 2013: 186.

A. a.: Zamani et al., 2017b: 58.

5)   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 (♀).

6)   Brigittea latens (Fabricius, 1775)

Records: Gilan, Golestan, Mazandaran, South Khorasan.

Distribution: Europe to Central Asia.

References:

Dictyna l.: Ghavami, 2007: 686.

Dictyna l.: Zamani, 2015: 13.

B. l.: Zamani et al., 2017b: 59.

7)   Brommella falcigera (Balogh, 1935)

Records: Zanjan.

Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Iran (?).

References:

B. cf. f.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 184.

8)   Devade naderii Zamani & Marusik, 2017*

Records: Bushehr.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

D. n. Zamani & Marusik, 2017: 323, f. 4af (♂).

9)   Devade tenella (Tyshchenko 1965)

Records: Hormozgan, Kerman.

Distribution: Ukraine to western China.

References:

D. t.: Zamani & Marusik, 2018c: 68.

D. t.: Zamani et al., 2019b: 237.

10)                      Dictyna arundinacea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Records: Kurdistan, Markazi.

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

References:

D. a.: Zamani et al., 2016: 106.

D. a.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 189.

11)                      Dictyna ottoi Marusik & Koponen, 2017

Records: Ardabil (?).

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

References:

D. o. Marusik & Koponen, 2017: 42, f. 1ad, 2ag (♂♀).

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

12)                      Kharitonovia uzbekistanica (Charitonov, 1946)

Records: Fars, Razavi Khorasan.

Distribution: Iran, Uzbekistan.

References:

K. u.: Esyunin, Zamani & Tuneva, 2017: 50, f. 15, 1017 (♂♀).

K. u.: Zamani et al., 2018a: 189.

13)                      Lathys humilis (Blackwall, 1855)

Records: Mazandaran.

Distribution: Europe to Caucasus, Iran.

References:

L. h.: Marusik, Koponen & Fritzn, 2009: 185.

L. h.: Marusik, Kovblyuk & Nadolny, 2009: 22.

14)                      Lathys lehtineni Kovblyuk, Kastrygina & Omelko, 2014

Records: Mazandaran.

Distribution: Ukraine, Russia (Europe), Turkey (?), Iran (?).

References:

L. cf. l.: Zamani et al., 2020: 572, f. 2AC (♀).

15)                      Nigma flavescens (Walckenaer, 1830)

Records: Isfahan, Kohgiluyeh & Boyer-Ahmad, Mazandaran.

Distribution: Europe, Caucasus, Iran.

References:

N. f.: Ghavami, 2006: 1840.

N. f.: Zamani, 2016b: 196.

N. f.: Hosseinpour et al., 2019: 206.

16)                      Nigma laeta (Spassky, 1952)

Records: Kurdistan, Tehran.

Distribution: Azerbaijan, Iran, Tajikistan.

References:

N. l.: Esyunin, Zamani & Tuneva, 2017: 55, f. 1826, 29 (♂♀).

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

Records: Hormozgan, Sistan & Baluchistan.

Distribution: Iran.

References:

P. e. Zamani, Marusik & Berry, 2016: 179, f. 13 (♂♀).