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New spider found in Iran


New spider found in Iran

A faculty member of Medical Entomology Department of Shiraz University of Medical Science and his team discovered a new species of spider in Kohgiluyeh-Boyer Ahmad Province, southwestern Iran.



“In a research project about the spiders in Kohgiluyeh-Boyer Ahmad Province, a postgraduate student, Amin Hosseinpour, managed to discover a new species of spiders,” said Professor Aboozar Soltani.

The new species, named Evarchadena, is about 8mm long and not toxic, said Soltani.