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Published: 2020-03-30
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Notes on the spider genus Segestria Latreille, 1804 (Araneae: Segestriidae) in the East Palaearctic with description of three new species

Altai State University, Lenina Pr., 61, Barnaul, RF-656049, Russia.
Institute for Biological Problems of the North RAS, Portovaya Str. 18, Magadan, Russia. Department of Zoology & Entomology, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein 9300, South Africa Zoological Museum, Biodiversity Unit, University of Turku, FI-20014, Finland
Araneae Aranei China India Japan Kyrgyzstan Kazakhstan new species Tajikistan tube-web spiders


Three new species of Segestria Latreille, 1804 are described from the East Palaearctic: Segestria nekhaevae sp. n. (♀, Tajikistan), S. shtoppelae sp. n. (♂♀, Kazakhstan), and S. fengi sp. n. (♂♀, China). Two other species found in Asia, S. turkestanica Dunin, 1986 (Central Asia) and S. nipponica Kishida, 1913 (Japan) are illustrated. Segestria is reported for the first time from Kazakhstan and Tajikistan.



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