First Record of Steatoda paykulliana (Walckenaer, 1806) from Khorasan province, Iran


Steatoda paykulliana has never been recorded from Iran.In the present study, for the first time it is recorded from Khorasan province, Iran. This species previously has been reported from Europe, northern parts of Africa and Middle East. In this study some new data on taxonomy, geographic distribution and habitats of this species has been provided.