6th International Virtual Congress (IVC-2019) And Workshop.  International E-publication: Publish Projects, Dissertation, Theses, Books, Souvenir, Conference Proceeding with ISBN.  International E-Bulletin: Information/News regarding: Academics and Research

A Preliminary Systematic study of Spiders of Major Wetlands of Anand-Kheda districts, Gujarat, India

Author Affiliations

  • 1V.P. and R.P.T.P. Science College,Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, INDIA

Int. Res. J. Biological Sci., Volume 3, Issue (7), Pages 71-73, July,10 (2014)


Major wetlands like Pariej and Kanewal are the prime habitats for birds and aquatic fauna but during the primary study of these wetlands forty species of Spiders belonging to twenty six different genera distributed in sixteen different families are enlisted here from these two wetlands of Anand-kheda districts of Gujarat, out of which four species from three genera are being recorded again after such a long span from Gujarat State.


  1. Tikader B.K., Fauna of India, Araneae (Thomisidae & Lycosidae), Rec. zool. Surv. India, 1(1-2), 1-448 (1980)
  2. Patel B.H., Spiders of Vansda National Park, Gujarat, Zoos Print J., 18(4), 1279-1083 (2003)
  3. Nikunj Bhatt et al, Study of biodiversity of order Araneae from Narmada District, Gujarat, Research digest, 34(4), 26-28 (2008)
  4. Pocock R.I., The Fauna of British India, Arachnida, Taylor and Francis, London, 272 (1900)
  5. Comstock H., The Book revised by W.J. Gerstch 1984.constock Pshing Associates, New York, 728 (1967)
  6. Tikader B.K., Spider fauna of Sikkim, Rec. zool. Surv. India,64(1-4) 1-84 (1970)
  7. Tikader B.K. and B. Biswas, Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I, Rec. zool. Surv., India, Occ. Pap., 30, 1-149 (1981)
  8. Tikader B.K., Studies on Spider fauna of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Indian Ocean, Rec. zool.Surv. India,72(1-4), 157-212 (1977)
  9. Tikader B.K., Fauna of India, Araneae (Araneidae & Ganphosidae), Rec. zool. Surv. India, 2(1-2), 1-533 (1982)
  10. Tikader B.K., Handbook of Indian Spiders, Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, 251 (1987)
  11. Patel B.H., A preliminary list of spiders with descriptions of three new species from Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, Kerala, Zoos Print J., 18, 1207-1212 (2003)
  12. Patel B.H. and Raju Vyas: Spider of Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary, Gujarat, India, Zoos Print J., 16(9), 589-590 (2001)