2007 Volume 56 Issue 1 Pages 15-19
A new species of the jumping spider genus Epocilla Thorell 1887, E. chimakotiensis sp. n. is described from the Bhutan Himalayas. Epocilla praetextata Thorell 1887 is reported for the first time from the Himalayas. Female of E. praetextata is described for the first time. Diagnoses, descriptions and drawings of diagnostic characters for those species are given. Check-list of species of Epocilla from the Himalayas is given.