UPDATED CHECKLIST OF GROUND SPIDERS (ARANEAE: GNAPHOSIDAE) OF TURKEY, WITH ZOOGEOGRAPHICAL AND FAUNISTIC REMARKS


Seyyar O. , AYYILDIZ N. , TOPCU A.

ENTOMOLOGICAL NEWS, vol.119, no.5, pp.509-520, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 119 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.3157/0013-872x-119.5.509
  • Title of Journal : ENTOMOLOGICAL NEWS
  • Page Numbers: pp.509-520

Abstract

This faunistic list of ground spider fauna from Turkey includes published records and original data. Eleven species are new to Turkish araneofauna. With this Study, a total of 107 species belonging to 26 genera of Gnaphosidae have been recorded from Turkey until the present time. For each species zoogeographical distribution is given. A zoogeographical classification is constructed according to the Current distribution of species. The largest groups are those of the widely distributed Palearctic and Europian-Asian.