Fomichev A.A. 2016. New data on the spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) from Altai Territory, Russia // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.25. No.1: 119–126 [in English].

Altai State University, Lenina Prospect, 61, Barnaul, 656049, Russia. E-mail:

KEY WORDS: Tigirek State Nature Reserve, the Altai, Spiders, Aranei, new species, fauna, new records.

ABSTRACT: A list of 65 spider species collected from the Tigirek State Nature Reserve (Altai Territory) is provided. Of them, 22 species are recorded from the reserve for the first time and six species are new to the Altai Mountains. A new species, Parasyrisca volynkini sp.n. (?) is described. Two species are illustrated: the poorly-illustrated female of Leptorhoptrum robustum (Westring, 1851) and Euryopis laeta (Westring, 1861) that is new to the Altai.

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