Title: Is Siro carpaticus Rafalski, 1956 (Arachnida: Opiliones) really a rare harvestmen species?


Rozwałka, Robert

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Fragmenta Faunistica, vol. 55, no. 2 ; Is Siro carpaticus a rare harvestmen? ; Czy Siro carpaticus Rafalski, 1956 (Arachnida: Opiliones) jest naprawdę rzadkim gatunkiem kosarza?


Polska Akademia Nauk. Muzeum i Instytut Zoologii


Museum and Institute of Zoology, PAS

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Bibliogr.: p. 174-175 ; P. 169-175 : ill. w tym color. ; 25 cm ; Abstracts in Polish. Taxa in Latin


Siro carpaticus (Arachnida: Opiliones: Cyphophthalmi) is a harvestman endemic to the Eastern Carpathian Mountains. Although the species was known only from a few localities in Poland and Slovakia and was considered as a rare species, 51 new records from the Bieszczady Mountains are newly presented. This expands the species’ range to the Ukrainian border. The search results suggest that Siro carpaticus occurs quite commonly in Bieszczady National Park but is difficult to find due to their specific habitat.


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