Arachnology

Team

Head of Arachnology

Mitarbeiterfoto
Dr. Peter Jäger
Sektionsleiter
  • Taxonomie, Systematik, Zoogeographie, Evolution der Riesenkrabbenspinnen (Araneae: Sparassidae)
  • Webspinnen in Südostasien
  • Funktionsmorphologie von Kopulationsorganen
  • Neozoen in Mitteleuropa

2019

Jäger, P. & Dimitrov, D. (2019) Otacilia fansipan spec. nov., the second congener recorded from Vietnam (Arachnida: Araneae: Phrurolithidae). Zootaxa, 4664 (2), 233–240.

Kioko, G.M., Jäger, P., Kioko, E.N., Ji, L.-Q. & Li, S. (2019) On the species of the genus Mistaria Lehtinen, 1967 studied by Roewer (1955) from Africa (Araneae, Agelenidae). African Invertebrates, 60 (1), 109–132.

Jäger, P, Wendt, I., Holstein, J., Dunlop, J. & Harns, D. (2019) Aufruf zur Ergänzung Naturhistorischer Spinnensammlungen in Deutschland. Arachne, 23 (6), 24–27.

Jäger, P. (2019) Spinnenbisse von Ammendornfinger und Co. Arachne, 23 (6), 4–9.

Jäger, P. (2019) Review of the huntsman spider genus Rhitymna Simon, 1897 (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa 4560 (3), 441–462.pdf on request

Kropf, C., Blick, T., Brescovit, A.D., Chatzaki, M., Dupérré, N., Gloor, D., Haddad, C.R., Harvey, M.S., Jäger, P., Marusik, Y.M., Ono, H., Rheims, C.A. & Nentwig, W. (2019) How not to delimit taxa: A critique on a recently proposed „pragmatic classification“ of jumping spiders (Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa, 4545 (3), 444–446.pdf on request

Zhong, Y., Jäger, P., Chen, J. & Liu, J.. Taxonomic study of Sinopoda spiders from China (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa, 4607 (1), 1–81.pdf on request

2018

Al-Khazali, A.M. & Jäger, P. (2018) Cebrennus sumer spec. nov. (Araneae: Sparassidae), the first record of the genus in Iraq.Arachnology, 18 (1), 37–39. pdf

Jäger, P. (2018) On the genus Systaria (Araneae: Clubionidae) in Southeast Asia: new species from caves and forests. Zootaxa, 4504 (4), 524–544.pdf on request

Jäger, P. (2018) The second true troglobiont Heteropoda species from a limestone cave system in Palawan, Philippines (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). Arachnology 17 (8), 427–431. pdf

Lin, Y., Li, S. & Jäger, P. (2018) Tetrablemmidae (Arachnida, Araneae), a spider family newly recorded from Cambodia. Zookeys 777: 43–55. pdf

Klass, K., Blank, S., Dorow, W., Jäger, P., Köhler, G., Morkel, C. & Nuß, M. (2018) ediCALL, oder wie können wir unsere wissenschaftlichen Sammlungen erschließen, digitalisieren und in Wert setzen? Natur Forschung Museum 148 (4–6): 75–79. pdf

Jäger, P., Sierwald, P., Bieler, R. & Decker, P. (2018) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55, iii–viii. pdf

Solórzano Kraemer, M.M., Delclòs, X., Clapham, M.E., Arillo, A., Peris, D., Jäger, P., Stebner, F., Peñalver, E. (2018) Artrhropods in modern resins reveal if amber accurately recorded forest arthropod communities. PNAS. doi/10.1073/pnas.1802138115.pdf on request

Zhong, Y., Jäger, P., Chen, J. & Liu, J. (2018) Taxonomic review of the Sinopoda okinawana-group (Araneae: Sparassidae) in China. Zootaxa 4388 (3), 328–346.pdf on request

2017

Zhang, H, Jäger, P. & Liu, J. (2017) One new Pseudopoda species group (Araneae: Sparassidae) from Yunnan Province, China, with description of three new species. — Zootaxa 4318 (2), 271–294. pdf on request

Siyam, M., Dunlop, J.A. & Jäger, P. (2017) Further spider records from the Republic of the Sudan. Arachnology 17 (6), 317–322. pdf

Selden, P. & Jäger, P. (2017) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnology 17 (6), 323–324. pdf

2016

Jäger, P. (2016) A plea for taxonomic drawings and against pure photo-taxonomy. Indian Journal of Arachnology, 5 (1–2), 61–66. pdf

Kulkarni, S. & Jäger, P. (2016) Third Conference of the Asian Society of Arachnology in Amravati, India. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society, 136, 3–6. pdf

Moradmand, M., Zamani, A. & Jäger, P. (2106) On the genus Cebrennus Simon, 1880 in Iran with description of a new species from Iranian Central Desert (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa, 4121 (2): 187–193 pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Kulkarni, S. (2016) An unexpected new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from the Western Ghats in India. Zookeys, 577, 55–62. pdf

Grall, E. & Jäger, P. (2016) Four new species of the spider genus Nesticella Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980 from Laos, Thailand and Myanmar and the first description of the male of Nesticella yui Wunderlich & Song, 1995 with a proposed new diagnostic character for the family Nesticidae Simon, 1894 (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa, 4085 (2), 248–264 pdf on request

2015

Logunov, D.V. & Jäger, P. (2015) Spiders from Vietnam (Arachnida: Aranei): new species and records. Russian Entomological Journal, 24 (4), 343–363. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Conductor-less and vertically niched: new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from Myanmar. Arachnology, 16 (9), 333–350. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Der Nat Ma Taung und seine Spinnen. Arachne, 20 (3), 28–36. pdf

Jäger, P. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) May gen. nov. (Araneae: Sparassidae): a unique lineage from southern Africa supported by morphological and molecular features. African Invertebrates, 56 (2), 365–392. pdf

Jäger, P., Li, S. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) Morphological and molecular taxonomic analysis of Pseudopoda Jäger, 2000 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) in Sichuan Province, China. Zootaxa, 3999 (3), 363–392. pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Minn, M.Z. (2015) New species in the family Ctenidae Keyserling 1877 from high altitude habitats in Myanmar, with the first case of penetration of the female’s cuticle by a male in the RTA-clade (Arachnida: Araneae: Ctenidae). Zootaxa, 3994 (2), 235­–252. pdf on request

Bolzern, A. & Jäger, P. (2015) Unexpected occurrence of the genus Eratigena in Laos with description of a new species (Araneae: Agelenidae). Zootaxa, 3920 (3), 431–442. pdf on request

2014

JÄGER, P. (2014) Olios sjostedti Lessert, 1921 (Araneae: Sparassidae): first description of the female and first record from South Africa and Botswana. — African Invertebrates 55(2): 201–208. pdf

YAO, Z., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new species of pholcine spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. — Zootaxa 3793 (3): 331–349. pdf on request

JÄGER, P. (2014) Cebrennus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Sparassidae): a revisionary up-date with the description of four new species and an updated identification key for all species. — Zootaxa 3790 (2): 319–356. pdf

JÄGER, P. (2014) Heteropoda Latreille 1804: new species, synonymies, transfers and records (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). — Arthropoda Selecta (Special Issue Pekka Lehtinen 80th Anniversary) 23 (2): 145–188. pdf

LIN, Y., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new spider species of the family Theridiosomatidae from caves in Laos (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zookeys 391: 75–102 pdf

MORADMAND, M., SCHÖNHOFER, A.L. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Molecular phylogeny of the huntsman spider family Sparassidae with focus on the genus Eusparassus and notes on the RTA-clade and “Laterigradae”. — Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 74: 48–65. pdf on request

LI, F., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Six new species of Ochyroceratidae from Southeast Asia (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zootaxa 3768 (2): 119–138. pdf

Staff

Mitarbeiterfoto
M. Sc. Elena Grall
Doktorandin
  • How fast eyes disappear: phylogenetic and evolutionary analysis of the huntsman spider genus Sinopoda.
Mitarbeiterfoto
Prof. Dr. Jochen Martens
Ehrenamtlicher Mitarbeiter
  • Der Gesang der Vögel als Evolutionsfaktor
  • Biodiversität im Nepal-Himalaya
  • Systematik und Phylogenie von Spinnentieren

2019

Jäger, P. (2019) Review of the huntsman spider genus Rhitymna Simon, 1897 (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa 4560 (3), 441–462.pdf on request

Kropf, C., Blick, T., Brescovit, A.D., Chatzaki, M., Dupérré, N., Gloor, D., Haddad, C.R., Harvey, M.S., Jäger, P., Marusik, Y.M., Ono, H., Rheims, C.A. & Nentwig, W. (2019) How not to delimit taxa: A critique on a recently proposed „pragmatic classification“ of jumping spiders (Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa, 4545 (3), 444–446.pdf on request

2018

Jäger, P. (2018) On the genus Systaria (Araneae: Clubionidae) in Southeast Asia: new species from caves and forests. Zootaxa, 4504 (4), 524–544.pdf on request

Jäger, P. (2018) The second true troglobiont Heteropoda species from a limestone cave system in Palawan, Philippines (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). Arachnology 17 (8), 427–431. pdf

Lin, Y., Li, S. & Jäger, P. (2018) Tetrablemmidae (Arachnida, Araneae), a spider family newly recorded from Cambodia. Zookeys 777: 43–55. pdf

Klass, K., Blank, S., Dorow, W., Jäger, P., Köhler, G., Morkel, C. & Nuß, M. (2018) ediCALL, oder wie können wir unsere wissenschaftlichen Sammlungen erschließen, digitalisieren und in Wert setzen? Natur Forschung Museum 148 (4–6): 75–79. pdf

Jäger, P., Sierwald, P., Bieler, R. & Decker, P. (2018) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55, iii–viii. pdf

Solórzano Kraemer, M.M., Delclòs, X., Clapham, M.E., Arillo, A., Peris, D., Jäger, P., Stebner, F., Peñalver, E. (2018) Artrhropods in modern resins reveal if amber accurately recorded forest arthropod communities. PNAS. doi/10.1073/pnas.1802138115.pdf on request

Zhong, Y., Jäger, P., Chen, J. & Liu, J. (2018) Taxonomic review of the Sinopoda okinawana-group (Araneae: Sparassidae) in China. Zootaxa 4388 (3), 328–346.pdf on request

2017

Zhang, H, Jäger, P. & Liu, J. (2017) One new Pseudopoda species group (Araneae: Sparassidae) from Yunnan Province, China, with description of three new species. — Zootaxa 4318 (2), 271–294. pdf on request

Siyam, M., Dunlop, J.A. & Jäger, P. (2017) Further spider records from the Republic of the Sudan. Arachnology 17 (6), 317–322. pdf

Selden, P. & Jäger, P. (2017) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnology 17 (6), 323–324. pdf

2016

Jäger, P. (2016) A plea for taxonomic drawings and against pure photo-taxonomy. Indian Journal of Arachnology, 5 (1–2), 61–66. pdf

Kulkarni, S. & Jäger, P. (2016) Third Conference of the Asian Society of Arachnology in Amravati, India. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society, 136, 3–6. pdf

Moradmand, M., Zamani, A. & Jäger, P. (2106) On the genus Cebrennus Simon, 1880 in Iran with description of a new species from Iranian Central Desert (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa, 4121 (2): 187–193 pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Kulkarni, S. (2016) An unexpected new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from the Western Ghats in India. Zookeys, 577, 55–62. pdf

Grall, E. & Jäger, P. (2016) Four new species of the spider genus Nesticella Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980 from Laos, Thailand and Myanmar and the first description of the male of Nesticella yui Wunderlich & Song, 1995 with a proposed new diagnostic character for the family Nesticidae Simon, 1894 (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa, 4085 (2), 248–264 pdf on request

2015

Logunov, D.V. & Jäger, P. (2015) Spiders from Vietnam (Arachnida: Aranei): new species and records. Russian Entomological Journal, 24 (4), 343–363. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Conductor-less and vertically niched: new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from Myanmar. Arachnology, 16 (9), 333–350. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Der Nat Ma Taung und seine Spinnen. Arachne, 20 (3), 28–36. pdf

Jäger, P. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) May gen. nov. (Araneae: Sparassidae): a unique lineage from southern Africa supported by morphological and molecular features. African Invertebrates, 56 (2), 365–392. pdf

Jäger, P., Li, S. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) Morphological and molecular taxonomic analysis of Pseudopoda Jäger, 2000 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) in Sichuan Province, China. Zootaxa, 3999 (3), 363–392. pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Minn, M.Z. (2015) New species in the family Ctenidae Keyserling 1877 from high altitude habitats in Myanmar, with the first case of penetration of the female’s cuticle by a male in the RTA-clade (Arachnida: Araneae: Ctenidae). Zootaxa, 3994 (2), 235­–252. pdf on request

Bolzern, A. & Jäger, P. (2015) Unexpected occurrence of the genus Eratigena in Laos with description of a new species (Araneae: Agelenidae). Zootaxa, 3920 (3), 431–442. pdf on request

2014

JÄGER, P. (2014) Olios sjostedti Lessert, 1921 (Araneae: Sparassidae): first description of the female and first record from South Africa and Botswana. — African Invertebrates 55(2): 201–208. pdf

YAO, Z., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new species of pholcine spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. — Zootaxa 3793 (3): 331–349. pdf on request

JÄGER, P. (2014) Cebrennus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Sparassidae): a revisionary up-date with the description of four new species and an updated identification key for all species. — Zootaxa 3790 (2): 319–356. pdf

JÄGER, P. (2014) Heteropoda Latreille 1804: new species, synonymies, transfers and records (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). — Arthropoda Selecta (Special Issue Pekka Lehtinen 80th Anniversary) 23 (2): 145–188. pdf

LIN, Y., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new spider species of the family Theridiosomatidae from caves in Laos (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zookeys 391: 75–102 pdf

MORADMAND, M., SCHÖNHOFER, A.L. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Molecular phylogeny of the huntsman spider family Sparassidae with focus on the genus Eusparassus and notes on the RTA-clade and “Laterigradae”. — Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 74: 48–65. pdf on request

LI, F., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Six new species of Ochyroceratidae from Southeast Asia (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zootaxa 3768 (2): 119–138. pdf

 

Dr. Manfred Grasshoff
Ehrenamtlicher Mitarbeiter
  • Evolutionsforschung
  • Konstruktionsmorphologie
  • Taxonomie, Systematik und Evolution der Echten Radnetzspinnen (Araneae: Araneidae), z.B. Revision der Gattung Neoscona in Afrika
Mitarbeiterfoto
Dr. Axel Schönhofer
Freier Mitarbeiter
  • Revision der Brettkanker in Europa (Opiliones: Trogulidae)
  • Taxonomie und Systematik von Weberknechten Mitteleuropas und Südafrikas (Opiliones)
  • zur Zeit: Dateneingabe und Sammlungsmanagement (SeSam)
Mitarbeiterfoto
Dr. Reinhard Gerecke
Freier Mitarbeiter
  • Taxonomie, Systematik, Ökologie und Zoogeographie von Wassermilben insbesondere aus Europa und Afrika (Acari: Hydrachnidia).

2019

Jäger, P. (2019) Review of the huntsman spider genus Rhitymna Simon, 1897 (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa 4560 (3), 441–462.pdf on request

Kropf, C., Blick, T., Brescovit, A.D., Chatzaki, M., Dupérré, N., Gloor, D., Haddad, C.R., Harvey, M.S., Jäger, P., Marusik, Y.M., Ono, H., Rheims, C.A. & Nentwig, W. (2019) How not to delimit taxa: A critique on a recently proposed „pragmatic classification“ of jumping spiders (Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae). Zootaxa, 4545 (3), 444–446.pdf on request

2018

Jäger, P. (2018) On the genus Systaria (Araneae: Clubionidae) in Southeast Asia: new species from caves and forests. Zootaxa, 4504 (4), 524–544.pdf on request

Jäger, P. (2018) The second true troglobiont Heteropoda species from a limestone cave system in Palawan, Philippines (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). Arachnology 17 (8), 427–431. pdf

Lin, Y., Li, S. & Jäger, P. (2018) Tetrablemmidae (Arachnida, Araneae), a spider family newly recorded from Cambodia. Zookeys 777: 43–55. pdf

Klass, K., Blank, S., Dorow, W., Jäger, P., Köhler, G., Morkel, C. & Nuß, M. (2018) ediCALL, oder wie können wir unsere wissenschaftlichen Sammlungen erschließen, digitalisieren und in Wert setzen? Natur Forschung Museum 148 (4–6): 75–79. pdf

Jäger, P., Sierwald, P., Bieler, R. & Decker, P. (2018) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55, iii–viii. pdf

Solórzano Kraemer, M.M., Delclòs, X., Clapham, M.E., Arillo, A., Peris, D., Jäger, P., Stebner, F., Peñalver, E. (2018) Artrhropods in modern resins reveal if amber accurately recorded forest arthropod communities. PNAS. doi/10.1073/pnas.1802138115.pdf on request

Zhong, Y., Jäger, P., Chen, J. & Liu, J. (2018) Taxonomic review of the Sinopoda okinawana-group (Araneae: Sparassidae) in China. Zootaxa 4388 (3), 328–346.pdf on request

2017

Zhang, H, Jäger, P. & Liu, J. (2017) One new Pseudopoda species group (Araneae: Sparassidae) from Yunnan Province, China, with description of three new species. — Zootaxa 4318 (2), 271–294. pdf on request

Siyam, M., Dunlop, J.A. & Jäger, P. (2017) Further spider records from the Republic of the Sudan. Arachnology 17 (6), 317–322. pdf

Selden, P. & Jäger, P. (2017) Otto Kraus 1930–2017. Arachnology 17 (6), 323–324. pdf

2016

Jäger, P. (2016) A plea for taxonomic drawings and against pure photo-taxonomy. Indian Journal of Arachnology, 5 (1–2), 61–66. pdf

Kulkarni, S. & Jäger, P. (2016) Third Conference of the Asian Society of Arachnology in Amravati, India. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society, 136, 3–6. pdf

Moradmand, M., Zamani, A. & Jäger, P. (2106) On the genus Cebrennus Simon, 1880 in Iran with description of a new species from Iranian Central Desert (Araneae: Sparassidae). Zootaxa, 4121 (2): 187–193 pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Kulkarni, S. (2016) An unexpected new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from the Western Ghats in India. Zookeys, 577, 55–62. pdf

Grall, E. & Jäger, P. (2016) Four new species of the spider genus Nesticella Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980 from Laos, Thailand and Myanmar and the first description of the male of Nesticella yui Wunderlich & Song, 1995 with a proposed new diagnostic character for the family Nesticidae Simon, 1894 (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa, 4085 (2), 248–264 pdf on request

2015

Logunov, D.V. & Jäger, P. (2015) Spiders from Vietnam (Arachnida: Aranei): new species and records. Russian Entomological Journal, 24 (4), 343–363. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Conductor-less and vertically niched: new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) from Myanmar. Arachnology, 16 (9), 333–350. pdf

Jäger, P. (2015) Der Nat Ma Taung und seine Spinnen. Arachne, 20 (3), 28–36. pdf

Jäger, P. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) May gen. nov. (Araneae: Sparassidae): a unique lineage from southern Africa supported by morphological and molecular features. African Invertebrates, 56 (2), 365–392. pdf

Jäger, P., Li, S. & Krehenwinkel, H. (2015) Morphological and molecular taxonomic analysis of Pseudopoda Jäger, 2000 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae) in Sichuan Province, China. Zootaxa, 3999 (3), 363–392. pdf on request

Jäger, P. & Minn, M.Z. (2015) New species in the family Ctenidae Keyserling 1877 from high altitude habitats in Myanmar, with the first case of penetration of the female’s cuticle by a male in the RTA-clade (Arachnida: Araneae: Ctenidae). Zootaxa, 3994 (2), 235­–252. pdf on request

Bolzern, A. & Jäger, P. (2015) Unexpected occurrence of the genus Eratigena in Laos with description of a new species (Araneae: Agelenidae). Zootaxa, 3920 (3), 431–442. pdf on request

2014

JÄGER, P. (2014) Olios sjostedti Lessert, 1921 (Araneae: Sparassidae): first description of the female and first record from South Africa and Botswana. — African Invertebrates 55(2): 201–208. pdf

YAO, Z., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new species of pholcine spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Southeast Asia. — Zootaxa 3793 (3): 331–349. pdf on request

JÄGER, P. (2014) Cebrennus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Sparassidae): a revisionary up-date with the description of four new species and an updated identification key for all species. — Zootaxa 3790 (2): 319–356. pdf

JÄGER, P. (2014) Heteropoda Latreille 1804: new species, synonymies, transfers and records (Araneae: Sparassidae: Heteropodinae). — Arthropoda Selecta (Special Issue Pekka Lehtinen 80th Anniversary) 23 (2): 145–188. pdf

LIN, Y., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Four new spider species of the family Theridiosomatidae from caves in Laos (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zookeys 391: 75–102 pdf

MORADMAND, M., SCHÖNHOFER, A.L. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Molecular phylogeny of the huntsman spider family Sparassidae with focus on the genus Eusparassus and notes on the RTA-clade and “Laterigradae”. — Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 74: 48–65. pdf on request

LI, F., LI, S. & JÄGER, P. (2014) Six new species of Ochyroceratidae from Southeast Asia (Arachnida: Araneae). — Zootaxa 3768 (2): 119–138. pdf