DOI QR코드

DOI QR Code

Two Newly Recorded Small Orb Weavers with a New Species (Araneae, Araneidae) from Korea

  • Kim, Seung Tae (Life and Environment Research Institute, Konkuk University) ;
  • Lee, Sue Yeon (Division of Microorganism Resources, National Institute of Biological Resources) ;
  • Yoo, Jung Sun (Division of Animal Resources, National Institute of Biological Resources)
  • Received : 2019.08.26
  • Accepted : 2019.10.14
  • Published : 2019.12.31

Abstract

Two newly recorded small orb weavers, Araneus yasudai Tanikawa, 2001 and Neoscona flavida sp. nov., with characteristic epigynal scape belonging to Araneidae are described with measurements and morphological illustrations from Korea. Both species were collected with sweep net between shrubs and bushes in mountain forest and between reeds in reclaimed land, respectively.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR)

References

  1. Dyal S. 1935. Fauna of Lahore. 4, Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University, Lahore, pp 11-17.
  2. Hu JL, Li AH. 1987. The spiders collected from the fields and the forests of Xizang Autonomous Region, China. (1). Agricultural Insects, Spiders, Plant Diseases and Weeds of Xizang. pp 315-392.
  3. Hu JL. 2001. Spiders in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of China. Henan Science and Technology Publishing House, Kaifeng, pp 658.
  4. National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR). 2019. National Species List of Korea II: Vertebrates, Invertebrates, Protozoans. National Institute of Biological Resources, Incheon, 904 pp.
  5. Simon E. 1906. Arachnides (2e partie). Voyage de M. Maurice Maindron dans l'Inde meridionale. 8e Memoire. Ann Soc Entomol Fr 75: 279-314.
  6. Song DX, Zhu MS, Chen J. 1999. The spiders of China. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp.
  7. Tanikawa A. 1998. A revision of the Japanese spiders of the genus Neoscona (Araneae: Araneidae). Acta Arachnol 47: 133-168. https://doi.org/10.2476/asjaa.47.133
  8. Tanikawa A. 2001. Twelve new species and one newly recorded species of the spider genus Araneus (Araneae: Araneidae) from Japan. Acta Arachnol 50: 63-86. https://doi.org/10.2476/asjaa.50.63
  9. Tanikawa A. 2007. An identification guide to the Japanese spiders of the families Araneidae, Nephilidae and Tetragnathidae. Arachnological Society of Japan, Osaka, 121 pp.
  10. Tanikawa A. 2009. Hersiliidae. Nephilidae, Tetragnathidae, Araneidae. In: The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species, vol 49 (Ono H, ed). Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp 403-463.
  11. Tikader BK, Bal A. 1981. Studies on some orb-weaving spiders of the genera Neoscona Simon and Araneus Clerck of the family Araneidae (=Argiopidae) from India. Rec Zool Surv India, Occ Pap 24. Controller of Publication, Delhi, 60 pp.
  12. Tikader BK; Zoological Survey of India. 1982. Part 1: Family Araneidae (=Argiopidae) typical orb-weavers. Fauna of India, Spiders: Araneae vol 2. Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta, pp xiv-536.
  13. World Spider Catalog. 2019. World Spider Catalog. Version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern. http://wsc.nmbe.ch. Accessed 25 Aug 2019.
  14. Yin CM, Wang JF, Xie LP, Peng XJ. 1990. New and newly recorded species of the spiders of family Araneidae from China (Arachnida, Araneae). In: Spiders in China: One Hundred New and Newly Recorded Species of the Families Araneidae and Agelenidae. Hunan Normal University Press, Changsha, 171 pp.
  15. Yin CM, Wang JF, Zhu MS, Xie LP, Peng XJ, Bao YH. 1997. Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae. Science Press, Beijing, xiii + 460 pp.