HARPACTEA KARASCHKHAN SP N., A NEW CAVE-DWELLING BLIND SPIDER SPECIES FROM THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION OF TURKEY


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Kunt K. B. , ÖZKÜTÜK R. S. , Elverici M. , Marusik Y. M. , Karakas G.

JOURNAL OF CAVE AND KARST STUDIES, vol.78, no.1, pp.36-40, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4311/2015lsc0106
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CAVE AND KARST STUDIES
  • Page Numbers: pp.36-40

Abstract

A new troglobitic species, Harpactea karaschkhan sp. n. (females only), inhabiting Yalandunya Magarasi of Gazipasa (Antalya Province, Turkey) is described. Detailed morphological description and illustrations of the new species are provided. The relationships of the new species are discussed.