Larinia sekiguchii Tanikawa, 1989,

Marusik, Yuri M. & Koponen, Seppo, 2000, New data on spiders (Aranei) from the Maritime Province, Russian Far East, Arthropoda Selecta 9 (1), pp. 55-68: 57

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.822713

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C35A5331-FFD1-2968-0D09-AFEA5B86F6F4

treatment provided by

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scientific name

Larinia sekiguchii Tanikawa, 1989
status

 

Larinia sekiguchii Tanikawa, 1989  **

Tanikawa, 1989: f. 28-33.

Material examined; 2 ♂ ♂, [05], Khanka Lake SW shore, Sosnovy Isl & peninsula nearby , 44º52'N 132º07'E, 17.07.1998, YMGoogleMaps  ; 2 ♂ ♂ 3 ♀♀, Far East State Sea Reserve, Bol’shoi Pelis Isl , 3.07.1997, T. Vshivkova  .

COMMENTS. The first record in Russia and the northwesternmost point of the range. Earlier was known only from Honshu, Japan (Tsurusaki, personal communication). Very similar to L. jeskovi Marusik, 1986 by morphology and biology. Nocturnal activity. Hundreds o f juveniles and subadults were collected by sweeping in late evening around Khanka Lake. Spiders start to spin webs just after sunset. This species can be rarely caught during daytime.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Araneidae

Genus

Larinia