Stenochilus hobsoni (Araneae: Stenochilidae): first record of the family in Iraq and the Middle East
Stenochilus hobsoni (Araneae: Stenochilidae): Erstnachweis der Familie im Iraq und im Nahen Osten
A male of Stenochilus (Stenochilidae) is reported from southern Iraq, representing the first record of the family for the Middle East and the westernmost record of the family. The specimen was identified as Stenochilus hobsoni O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871, previously known only from India.
distribution, new record, taxonomy