Updates 2021

NEW ADDITIONS
S.No.NameReference
1Pimoa gagna Zhang & Li, 2021Lin, Y. J., Marusik, Y. M., Gao, C. X., Xu, H., Zhang, X. Q., Wang, Z. Y., Zhu, W. H. & Li, S. Q. (2021). Twenty-three new spider species (Arachnida: Araneae) from Asia. Zoological Systematics 46(2): 91-152.
2Pimoa nainital Zhang & Li, 2021Ditto
3Pimoa shoja Zhang & Li, 2021Ditto
4Indoseges chilika Siliwal, Das, Choudhury & Giroti, 2021Choudhury, S. R., Siliwal, M., Das, S. K. & Giroti, A. M. (2021). Description of a new genus and five new species of tube-dwelling spider family Segestriidae (Araneae: Synspermiata) from Odisha, India. Zootaxa 4963(1): 91-114.
5Indoseges malkhangiri Choudhury, Siliwal, Das & Giroti, 2021Ditto
6Indoseges narayani Choudhury, Siliwal, Das & Giroti, 2021Ditto
7Indoseges satkosia Das, Siliwal, Choudhury & Giroti, 2021Ditto
8Indoseges sushildutta Siliwal, Das, Choudhury, & Giroti, 2021Ditto
9Maripanthus gloria Caleb, 2021Caleb, J.T.D., Francis, C. & Bhat, V.K. (2021). A new baviine species of the genus Maripanthus Maddison from India (Araneae: Salticidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 128(1): 99-105.
10Menemerus marginatus (Kroneberg, 1875)Tripathi, R., Jangid, A.K., Siliwal, M., Dutta, S. & Sudhikumar, A. V.  (2021). First record of Menemerus marginatus (Kroneberg, 1875) (Araneae: Salticidae: Chrysillini) from India. Peckhamia 231.1:  1-7.
11Borboropactus bituberculatus Simon, 1884Dash, M. & Sivaperuman, C. (2021b). New distributional report of Borboropactus bituberculatus Simon 1884 from Nicobar Islands, India. World News of Natural Sciences 36: 1-8.
12Polyboea vulpina Thorell, 1895Sen, S. & Sureshan, P. M. (2021). New record of nursery web spider, Polyboea vulpina Thorell, 1895 (Araneae: Pisauridae) from India with a key to Indian species. Romanian Journal of Biology – Zoology 65(1-2, 2020): 55-59.
IN SYNONYMY
S.No.NameReference
1Arctosa tappaensis Gajbe, 2004 = Arctosa himalayensis Tikader & Malhotra, 1980Sankaran, P.M., Caleb, J.T.D. & Sebastian, P.A. (2021). Revision of Indian wolf spiders: I. Genus Arctosa C.L. Koch, 1847 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Tricassinae). Zootaxa 4908(4): 489-504.
TRANSFERS
S.No.NameTransferred fromReference
1Coillina yogeshi (Gajbe, 1993)ApodrassodesSankaran, P.M., Caleb, J.T.D. & Sebastian, P.A. (2021). On the taxonomic validity of Indian ground spiders: IV. Genera Apodrassodes Vellard, 1924, Herpyllus Hentz, 1832 and Sergiolus Simon, 1892 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Journal of Natural History 54(43-44): 2839-2857.
2Scotophaeus goaensis (Tikader, 1982)HerpyllusDitto
3Zelotes calcuttaensis (Biswas, 1984)HerpyllusDitto
4Hitobia lamhetaghatensis (Gajbe & Gajbe, 1999)SergiolusDitto
5Hitobia meghalayensis (Tikader & Gajbe, 1976)SergiolusDitto
6Hitobia poonaensis (Tikader & Gajbe, 1976)SergiolusDitto
7Hitobia singhi (Tikader & Gajbe, 1976)Sergiolus.Ditto
8Poecilochroa khodiar (Patel, 1988)SergiolusDitto
9Macracantha hasselti (C. L. Koch, 1837)GasteracanthaMacharoenboon, K., Siriwut, W. & Jeratthitikul, E. (2021). A review of the taxonomy of spiny-backed orb-weaving spiders of the subfamily Gasteracanthinae (Araneae, Araneidae) in Thailand. ZooKeys 1032: 17-62.
10Ovia quinquedens (Dhali, Roy, Sen, Saha & Raychaudhuri, 2012)ArctosaSankaran, P.M., Caleb, J.T.D. & Sebastian, P.A. (2021). Revision of Indian wolf spiders: I. Genus Arctosa C.L. Koch, 1847 (Araneae: Lycosidae, Tricassinae). Zootaxa 4908(4): 489-504.