A survey of East Mediterranean Dasumia (Araneae, Dysderidae) with description of new species

Elverici, Mert
Özkütük, Recep Sulhi
Kunt, Kadir Boğaç
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Citation Formats
M. Elverici, R. S. Özkütük, and K. B. Kunt, “A survey of East Mediterranean Dasumia (Araneae, Dysderidae) with description of new species,” ZooKeys, pp. 89–101, 2011, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/50995.