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Spiders from the Skopje Region: a faunistic and zoogeographical analysis

  title={Spiders from the Skopje Region: a faunistic and zoogeographical analysis},
  author={Lyubomir Penev and Jari Niemel{\"a} and D. Johan Kotze and Nesho H. Chipev and Andrej Antov and Stoyan Lazarov and Christo Deltshev and Gergin A Blagoev},
species from 67 genera and 17 families have been found in the region of Skopje City. 31 species are new for the spider fauna of Macedonia. The spiders are classified into 16 zoogeographical categories combined in 5 chorological complexes. the faunal composition shows a Palearctic and european character for the Skopje region spider fauna. endemics and Southeast 
Ecology and distribution of the araneocenosis in the Skopje and Malesh valleys in the Republic of Macedonia Екологија и дистрибуција на аранеоценозата во Скопската
Data concerning ecology and distribution of Araneae of Skopje and Malesh valleys in Macedonia are presented. In average, 48.96 ind.·traps were collected from six habitats, with pitfall traps in the
Spiders (Araneae) of Chernivtsi City (Ukraine)
doi: 10.5431/aramit4311 Abstract: the spider fauna of buildings and other urban habitats (city parks, green areas of industrial enterprises, and housing estates) of Chernivtsi city was surveyed. in
Review of habitats occupied by Urocoras longispinus: a little-known spider species, and responses to grassland management
It is concluded that U. longispinus is a stenochronous spider species which lives in both human-disturbed and undisturbed habitats, however, the nature of the disturbance influenced the abundance of this species to varying degrees.
A review of the spider genus Haplodrassus Chamberlin, 1922 in Crimea (Ukraine) and adjacent areas (Araneae, Gnaphosidae)
Four Crimean Haplodrassus species have only one peak of activity of adult specimens during the year, and these phenological differences probably represent an additional mechanism of reproductive isolation between the two species.
New faunistic and taxonomic notes on the Haplogyne and Cribellate spiders (Araneae: Dictynidae, Dysderidae, Eresidae, Filistatidae, Sicariidae) from three Balkan countries
The number of spider species increases to 571, 1049 and 1183 in Albania, Bulgaria and Greece, respectively, with the recently described species P. parva being the first report for the Balkan Peninsula.
The genus Haplodrassus Chamberlin, 1922 in the Mediterranean and the Maghreb in particular (Araneae: Gnaphosidae).
The Haplodrassus species of the the Maghreb are revised, and the female of H. rhodanicus is described for the first time, and a female lectotype is designated and the unknown male is described.
Fifty years of devotion to spiders: a concise biography of Christo Deltshev, with a complete list of his publications and described taxa
An overview of the life and work of Dr. Christo Deltshev, the doyen of Bulgarian araneology, is provided and a list of his publications and the species he described is provided.
A new Agraecina spider species from the Balkan Peninsula (FYR Macedonia) (Araneae: Liocranidae).
Male palps and female genitalia were examined and illustrated after they were dissected from the spiders' bodies, and coloration is described from alcohol-preserved specimens.


Check list of Macedonian spiders (Araneae)
The present check list is based on the incorporation of all available published records of spiders within the limits of the existing borders of the Republic of Macedonia. A total of 558 spider taxa
A contribution to the study of spiders (Araneae) in Macedonia
A total of 100 species from 20 families were found in Macedonia, 14 of them are new to the Macedonian fauna and are discussed and illustrated in taxonomic aspect.
New data on jumping spiders in the Republic of Macedonia with a complete checklist (Araneae: Salticidae)
The arachnological investigations carried out in the Republic of Macedonia in the last 10 years significantly increased the knowledge on the jumping spiders (Salticidae). New data on the distribution
A new spider species from Bulgaria, Harpactea alexandrae sp. n. (Araneae: Dysderidae)
A new spider species from Bulgaria, Harpactea alexandrae sp. n. (Araneae: Dysderidae) is described and illustrated only by male specimens collected in North-East Bulgaria (North Black Sea coast)
A proposal for a chorotype classification of the Near East fauna, in the framework of the Western Palearctic Region
A classification of chorotypes is proposed based on 1 Zoological researches in the Near East by Universities oforne: 186 and this study was supported by grants from MURST 1999.
BOOK REVIEW: Buchar J. & Ruzicka V.: Catalogue of Spiders of the Czech Republic.
This huge publication is a catalogue of Czech spiders, which summarises more than two centuries of arachnological work in the Czech Republic, with 830 species in 37 spider families and many citations are included.
the genera Agroeca, Agraecina, Apostenus and Scotina in the Maghreb countries (araneae: Liocranidae)
  • – Bulletin de l’Institut Royal des Sciences naturalles de Belgique, 69: 25-34.
  • 1999
neue Spinnenarten aus der Gattung Zelotes Distel und Haplodrassus Chamberlin (araneae, Gnaphosidae). – acta universitatis
  • Carolinae – Biologica,
  • 1977
neue Spinnenarten aus der Gattung Zelotes Distel und Haplodrassus Chamberlin ( araneae , Gnaphosidae )
  • – acta universitatis Carolinae – Biologica
  • 1977