New and hitherto unknown nursery web spider species (Araneae: Pisauridae) from the reserve forests of Dooars, West Bengal, India

Abstract :

The paper deals with the taxonomy of a new species and a hitherto unknown species of Nursery web spider from the Reserve Forests of Dooars, West Bengal, India. The species Thalassius pseudoalbocinctus is recognized as new to science, and hence described and illustrated. Hitherto unknown species Polyboea zonaformis (Wang) is being reported for the first time from India


Keyword :

Thalassius, Polyboea, new species, unknown species, Forests, West Bengal, India


Author(s) : Sen, S., Saha, S., Raychaudhuri, D.
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Published Issue : 2010 Vol. 5 Number 1


2010 Vol. 5 Number 1