Marusik Yu.M.1, Seropian A.2, Koponen S.3 2019. On the northernmost record of Pritha (Aranei: Filistatidae) in the Caucasus and entire Asia with notes on Filistatidae from Caucasus // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.28. No.3: 403–407 [in English].

1 Institute for Biological Problems of the North RAS, Portovaya Str. 18, Magadan, 685000 Russia. E-mail:

2 Dighomi Block III, Beliashvili Str., Building 9, apt.68, Tbilisi, Georgia. E-mail:

3 Zoological Museum, Biodiversity Unit, FI-20014 University of Turku, Finland. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.28.3.04

ABSTRACT. Pritha pallida Kulczyński, 1897, a species previously known from Madeira to Western Greece, has been found in Georgia. This species is illustrated, and its distribution is commented and mapped. The distribution and taxonomic status of all Filistatidae species known from the Caucasus are briefly discussed.

KEY WORDS: Araneae, Azerbaijan, distribution, Georgia, new record, redescription, spider.

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