New publications on pholcid spiders (since 2013)

Aharon S, Huber BA, Gavish-Regev E. 2017. Daddy-long-leg giants: revision of the spider genus Artema Walckenaer, 1837 (Araneae, Pholcidae). European J Taxonomy 376: 1-57.
Carvalho LS, Martins PH, Schneider MC, Cabra-Garcia. 2017. New records of spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) from the state of Roraima, northern Brazil. Check List 13(1), 2014: 1-23.
Demircan N, Topcu A. 2017. A new species of Hoplopholcus Kulczynski, 1908 (Araneae: Pholcidae) from the European part of Turkey. Zoology in the Middle East 63: 82-85.
Dong T, Zheng G, Davlatov A, Yao Z, Li S. 2017a. Two new species of the spider genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae, Pholcidae) from Tajikistan, with the first description of female Pholcus sidorenkoi Dunin, 1994. European Journal of Taxonomy 301: 1-14.
Dong T, Zheng G, Yao Z, Li S. 2017b. Ten new species of the spider genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae, Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. Zootaxa 4306: 339-369.
El-Hennawy H. 2017. A list of Egyptian spiders (revised in 2017). Serket 15: 167-183.
Huber BA. 2017. Revision and cladistic analysis of the Southeast Asian leaf-dwelling spider genus Calapnita (Araneae, Pholcidae). Zootaxa 4219: 1-63.

Huber BA, Arias CQ. 2017
. Revision of the Venezuelan spider genus Stenosfemuraia González-Sponga, with new generic and specific synonymies (Araneae, Pholcidae). Zootaxa 4341: 495-508.

Huber BA, Neumann J, Grabolle A, Hula V. 2017. Aliens in Europe: updates on the distributions of Modisimus culicinus and Micropholcus fauroti (Araneae, Pholcidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 53: 12-18.
Topçu A, Demircan N. 2017. A new record of genus Pholcus from Turkey (Araneae: Pholcidae). Serket 15: 157-158.

Astrin JJ, et al. 2016. Towards a DNA barcode reference database for spiders and harvestmen of Germany. PLoS ONE 11(9): 1-24.
Bauer T, Wendt I, Holstein J, Gabriel G. 2016
. Crossopriza lyoni new to Germany (Araneae: Pholcidae). Arachnol. Mitt. 52: 4-6.
Castanheira P, Pérez-González A, Baptista RLC. 2016. Spider diversity (Arachnida: Araneae) in Atlantic Forest areas at Pedra Branca State Park, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Biodiversity Data Journal 4 (e7055): 1-27.

Chen H, Yu Z, Guo X. 2016. One new spider species of genus Belisana (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Guizhou, China. Sichuan Journal of Zoology 35(2): 227-230.
Dong T, Zheng G, Yao Z, Li S. 2016a. Fifteen new species of the spider genus Pholcus (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. Zootaxa 4136: 201-246.
Dong T, Zheng G, Yao Z, Li S. 2016b. Thirteen new species of the spider genus Pholcus (Araneae: Pholcidae) from China. Zootaxa 4170: 1-40.
Huber BA. 2016. A new genus of litter-dwelling pholcine spiders from Sarawak (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 186: 1-15.
Huber BA. 2016. Spider diversity and endemism in a South American hotspot: 20 new species of Carapoia (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Brazil’s Atlantic Forest. Zootaxa 4177: 1-69.
Huber BA, Koh JKH, Ghazali ARM, Nuñeza O, Leh Moi Ung C, Petcharad B. 2016. New leaf- and litter-dwelling species of the genus Pholcus from Southeast Asia (Araneae, Pholcidae). European J Taxonomy 200: 1-45.
Huber BA, Leh Moi Ung C. 2016. The Panjange nigrifrons group in Borneo (Araneae: Pholcidae): high diversity in Sarawak, apparent absence in Sabah. European Journal of Taxonomy 184: 1-32.
Huber BA, Nuñeza OM, Leh Moi Ung C. 2016. The Philippine hair wax spiders and their relatives: Revision of the Pholcus bicornutus species group (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 225: 1-34.
Huber BA, Petcharad B, Leh Moi Ung C, Koh JKH, Ghazali ARM. 2016. The Southeast Asian Pholcus halabala species group (Araneae, Pholcidae), new data from field observations and ultrastructure. European Journal of Taxonomy 190: 1-55.
Kim JP, Kim TW 2016a. Redescription of Pholcus kwangkyosanensis Kim & Park, 2009 from Korea. Korean Arachnol. 32(1): 23-28.
Kim JP, Kim TW 2016b. One new species of the genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Aranea: Pholcidae) from Korea. Korean Arachnol. 32(2): 13-20.
Koçyiğit HO, Demir H, Seyyar O. 2016. The spider fauna of Hasan Mountain in Turkey. Serket 15(1): 8-29.
Kovács G, Szinetár C. 2016. Adatok a mintás álkaszáspók [(Hoplopholcus forskali (Thorell, 1871]) és a nagy álkaszáspók [(Pholcus phalangioides (Fuesslin, 1775)] biológiájához (Araneae: Pholcidae). Biológia. A Nyme Savaria Egyetemi Központ Tudomanyos Közlemenyei XXI. Természettudományok 16: 171-190. [In Hungarian]
Mondejar EP, Nuñeza OM. 2016. Microhabitats of pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) at the Center for Ecological Development and Recreation, Impasug-ong, Bukidnon, Philippines. Bull. Env. Pharmacol. Life Sci 5(2): 60-65.
Naumova M, Lazarov SP, Petrov BP, Deltshev CD. 2016. New faunistic data on the cave-dwelling spiders in the Balkan Peninsula (Araneae). Ecologica Monetegrina 7: 425-438.
Torres VM, Pardo PL, González-Reyes AX, Rodriguez Artigas SM, Corronca JA. 2016. Contributions on the spider families Nesticidae and Pholcidae (Araneae) from Argentina. Turkish Journal of Zoology 40: 6-13.
Yao Z, Dong T, Zheng G, Fu J, Li S. 2016. High endemism at cave entrances: a case study of spiders of the genus Uthina. Scientific Reports 6:35757: 1-9, suppl. 1-52.
Zhang B-S, Zhang F, Liu J-Z. 2016. Three new spider species of the genus Pholcus from the Taihang Mountains of China (Araneae, Pholcidae). ZooKeys 600: 53-74.

Feulner GR, Roobas B. 2015. Spiders of the United Arab Emirates: an introductory catalogue. Tribulus 23: 1-98.
Huber BA. 2015. Small scale endemism in Brazil's Atlantic Forest: 14 new species of Mesabolivar (Araneae, Pholcidae), each known from a single locality. Zootaxa 3942: 1-60.
Huber BA, Neumann J, Rehfeldt S, Grabolle A, Reiser N. 2015. Back in Europe: Quamtana spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) in Germany. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 50: 51-56.
Huber BA, Nuñeza OM. 2015. Evolution of genital asymmetry, exaggerated eye stalks, and extreme palpal elongation in Panjange spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 169: 1-46.
Huber BA, Nuñeza OM, Leh Moi Ung C. 2015. Revision, phylogeny, and microhabitat shifts in the Southeast Asian spider genus Aetana (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 162: 1-78.
Huber BA, Petcharad B, Bumrungsri S. 2015. Revision of the enigmatic Southeast Asian spider genus Savarna (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 160: 1-23.
Jiménez M-L, Palacios-Cardiel C. 2015. A new species of Modisimus Simon (Araneae: Pholcidae) in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Zootaxa 4028: 595-599.
Kim JP, Lee J-H, Lee, J-G. 2015. Two new species of the genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae: Pholcidae), with redescription of P. zichyi Kulczynski, 1901 from Korea. Korean Arachnol. 31(2). 53-71.
Kim JP, Ye SH. 2015. A new species of the genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Korea. Korean Arachnol. 31(2): 73-80.
Koponen S, Pajunen T, Fritzén NR, Österblad I. 2015. Pholcus phalangioides in Finland (Araneae, Pholcidae). Memoranda Soc. Fauna Flora Fennica 91: 41-43.
Liu Y, Tong Y-F. 2015. A new species of the genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 from Xianrendong National Forest Park, Liaoning Province, China (Araneae: Pholcidae). Acta Arachnologica Sinica 24(1): 31-34.
Mondejar EP, Nuñeza OM. 2015. Microhabitats of pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) in the vicinity of Katibawasan falls, Mambajao, Camiguin, Philippines. J. Bio. & Env. Sci. 7(6): 260-266.
Pham D-S. 2015. One new species of the genus Belisana Thorell, 1898 (Araneae, Pholcidae) from northern Vietnam. Zookeys 480: 41-47.
de los Santos G, Carrero Jiménez S. 2015
. Inventario de las arañas (Arachnida: Araneae) del Parque Nacional Sierra Martín García, República Dominicana, con nuevos registros de género y especie para la Hispaniola. Novitates Caribea 8: 131-137.
Sen, S., Dhali D.C., Saha, S., Raychaudhuri, D. 2015. Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of Reserve Forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339.
Siyam M, Dunlop J A, El-Hennawy HK. 2015
. New spider records from the Republic of the Sudan. Arachnology 16(7): 264-272.
Wongprom P, Wiwatwitaya D. 2015. One new species of the genus Savarna Huber, 2005 (Araneae, Pholcidae) from southern Thailand. ZooKeys 498: 1-5.
Valdez-Mondragón A, Francke OF. 2015. Phylogeny of the spider genus Ixchela Huber, 2000 (Araneae: Pholcidae) based on morphological and molecular evidence (CO1 and 16S), with a hypothesized diversification in the Pleistocene. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 175: 20-58.
Yao Z, Pham DS, Li S. 2015. Pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from northern Vietnam, with descriptions of nineteen new species. Zootaxa 3909: 1-82.


Bennett R. 2014. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the northwestern cellar spider Psilochorus hesperus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endagered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. X + 42 pp.
Huber BA. 2014
. Progress and prospects in taxonomy: what is our goal and are we ever going to reach it? Journal of Arachnology 42: 142-147.

Huber BA, Carvalho LS, Benjamin SP. 2014. On the New World spiders previously misplaced in Leptopholcus: molecular and morphological analyses and descriptions of four new species (Araneae, Pholcidae). Invertebrate Systematics 28: 432-450.
Huber BA, Colmenares PA, Ramirez MJ. 2014
. Fourteen new generic and ten new specific synonymies in Pholcidae (Araneae), and transfer of Mystes Bristowe to Filistatidae. Zootaxa 3847: 413-422.

Huber BA, Dimitrov D. 2014
. Slow genital and genetic but rapid non-genital and ecological differentiation in a pair of spider species (Araneae, Pholcidae).
Zoologischer Anzeiger 253: 394-403.
Huber BA, Le Gall P, Mavoungou JF. 2014. Pholcid spiders from the Lower Guinean region of Central Africa: an overview, with descriptions of seven new species (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 81: 1-46.
Kim, JP, Ye SH. 2014. A new species of the genus Pholcus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Korea. Korean Arachnol. 30(1): 51-59.
Seo BK 2014. Four new species of the genus Pholcus (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Korea. Korean Journal of Applied Entomology 53(4): 399-408.
Valdez-Mondragón A 2014. A reanalysis of the morphological phylogeny of the spider genus Physocyclus Simon (Araneae: Pholcidae) with the description of a new species and description of the female of Physocyclus paredesi Valdez-Mondragón from Mexico. Zootaxa 3866: 202-220.
Wei X, Xu X. 2014
. Two new species of the genus Khorata (Araneae: Pholcidae) from China. Zootaxa 3774: 183-192.
Yao Z, Li S, Jäger P. 2014. Four new species of pholcine spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. Zootaxa 3793: 331-349.

Baert L. 2013. Description of several unknown Galápagos male and female spiders. Bull. Soc. roy. belge Entomol. 149: 64-73.
Benhadi-Marín, J., Barrientos, J.A., Ferrández, M.A., Henriques, S., Morano, E. 2013. Second annotated list of selected spider families (Arachnida: Araneae) held at the University of León (Spain). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 22: 71-78.
Calbacho-Rosa L, Galicia-Mendoza I, Dutto MS, Córdoba-Aguilar A, Peretti AV. 2013
. Copulatory behavior in a pholcid spider: males use specialized genitalic movements for sperm removal and copulatory courtship. Naturwissenschaften 100: 407-416.
Dimitrov D, Astrin JJ, Huber BA. 2013. Pholcid spider molecular systematics revisited, with new insights into the biogeography and the evolution of the group.
Cladistics 29: 132-146.
Fedoriak, M., Moscaliuc L.A. 2013. The catalogue of "Alexandru Rosca" spider collection from the "Grigore Antipa" National Museum of Natural History (Bucharest). II. Mimetidae, Oxyopidae, Pholcidae, Pisauridae, Theridiidae. Travaux du Museúm National d'Histoire Naturelle "Grigore Antipa" 56(2): 143-156.
Huber BA. 2013. Revision and cladistic analysis of the Guineo-Congolian spider genus Smeringopina Kraus (Araneae, Pholcidae). Zootaxa 3713: 1-160.
Huber BA, Kwapong P. 2013. West African pholcid spiders: an overview, with descriptions of five new species (Araneae, Pholcidae). European J. Taxonomy 59: 1-44.
Huber BA, Pérez-González A, Astrin JJ, Blume C, Baptista R. 2013. Litoporus iguassuensis Mello-Leitão, 1918 (Araneae, Pholcidae): camouflaged retreat, sexual dimorphism, female color polymorphism, intra-specific genital variation, and description of the male. Zoologischer Anzeiger 252: 511.521.
Jiménez M-L, Palacios-Cardiel C. 2013. A new species of Physocyclus (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Mexico. Zootaxa 3717: 96-99.
Machado ÉO, Laborda A, Simó M, Brescovit AD. 2013. Contributions to the taxonomy and distribution of the genus Mesabolivar in southern South America (Araneae: Pholcidae). Zootaxa 3682(3): 401-411.
Peng Y, Zhang F. 2013. Two new Pholcus species from northern China (Araneae: Pholcidae). Acta Arachnologica 62: 75-80.
Taucare-Ríos A, Brescovit AD, Canals M. 2013. Synanthropic spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) from Chile. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 23: 49-56.
Tong Y. 2013
. Haplogynae Spiders from Hainan, China. Ke xue chu ban she, Beijing, vi+96 pp, 81 pl.
Valdez-Mondragón A. 2013a. Taxonomic revision of the spider genus Ixchela Huber, 2000 (Araneae: Pholcidae), with description of ten new species from Mexico and Central America. Zootaxa 3608: 285-327.
Valdez-Mondragón A. 2013b. Morphological phylogenetic analysis of the spider genus Physocyclus (Araneae: Pholcidae). J. Arachnol. 41: 184-196.
Yao Z, Li S. 2013. New and little known pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Laos. Zootaxa 3709: 1-51.
Yao Z, Tavano M, Li S. 2013. Notes on four pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) described by T. Thorell from Southeast Asia. Zootaxa 3609: 302-310.