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23. Siddharth Kulkarni, Hannah Wood, Michael Lloyd, Gustavo Hormiga (in press) Spider-specific probe set for ultraconserved elements offers new perspectives on the evolutionary history of spiders (Arachnida, Araneae). Molecular Ecology Resources.

22. Christopher John Thorpe, David Bilton, Siddharth Kulkarni, Jane Akerman, Aparna Watve, Mairi Knight (communicated) Biogeographic patterns in the distribution of aquatic Coleoptera on the rocky plateaus in Western Maharashtra, India. Hydrobiologia.

21. Siddharth Kulkarni, Sameer Padhye (communicated). Biodiversity checklists and associated problems. Current Science.

20. Christopher John Thorpe, Todd Lewis, Matthew Fisher, Claudia Wierzbicki, Siddharth Kulkarni, Lewis Davies, David Pryce, Aparna Watve, Mairi Knight.(2018) Climate structuring of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection in the threatened amphibians of the northern Western Ghats, India.  Royal Society Open Science5(6):180211.

19. Christopher John Thorpe, Todd Lewis, Siddharth Kulkarni, Aparna Watve, David Pryce, Lewis Davies, Nikhil Gaitonde, David Bilton, Mairi Knight (2018) Micro-habitat distribution drives patch quality for sub-tropical rocky plateau amphibians in the northern Western Ghats, India. PLOSONE 13:3 e0194810.

18. Hemant Ghate, Siddharth Kulkarni, Suresh Benjamin (2018) Giant assassin in the cave: A new species of the genus Myiophanes from Sri Lanka (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Emesinae). Zootaxa  4524 (2): 237–244.

17. Siddharth Kulkarni, Atul Vartak, Vishwas Deshpande, Dheeraj Halali (2017) The spiny theridiid genus Meotipa Simon, 1895 in India, with description of a strange new species with translucent abdomen and a phylogenetic analysis about the genus placement (Araneae, Theridiidae). Zootaxa 4291 (3): 504-520.

16. Hemant Ghate, Siddharth Kulkarni, Vijay Anand Ismavel (2017). Illustrated redescriptions of two large coreid bugs from Assam including the first Indian record of Schroederia feana (Distant, 1902) (Coreidae, Coreinae, Mictini). Entomon 42(2): 165-172.

15. Siddharth Kulkarni, Hemant Ghate (2016). A new cavernicolous assassin bug of the genus Bagauda Bergroth (Reduviidae, Emesinae) from Western Ghats, India. Zootaxa. 4127(2): 365-275.

14. David Pryce, C. John Thorpe, Siddharth Kulkarni, Todd Lewis (2016) Amphiesma stolatum (striped keelback): Habitat and reproduction. The Herpetological Bulletin. 136: 37-38.

13. Peter Jäger, Siddharth Kulkarni (2016) An unexpected new species of the genus Pseudopoda (Araneae, Sparassidae, Heteropodinae) from the Western Ghats in India. ZooKeys 577: 55-62. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.577.7848

12. Siddharth Kulkarni, Hemant Ghate (2016) First record of the thread-legged assassin bugMyiophanes greeni Distant, 1903 (Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Emesinae) from India. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e7949. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.4.e7949

11. Sameer Padhye, Siddharth Kulkarni (2016). Regulated animal dissections in Indian academia as a measure to control invasive species. Current Science. 110 (2): 129-130.

10. Siddharth Kulkarni, Rahul Khot (2015). Neosataria, replacement name for Sataria Annandale, 1920 (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Bithyniidae), preoccupied by Sataria Roewer, 1915 (Arachnida: Opiliones: Sclerosomatidae). Zootaxa. 3974 (4): 599-600. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3974.4.12

9. Siddharth Kulkarni, Swara Yadav (2015). Bridging the distributional gap of Tylorida striata (Thorell, 1877) and new synonymy (Araneae: Tetragnathidae). Biodiversity Data Journal; 3(3). DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e4878

8. Siddharth Kulkarni, Todd Lewis (2015): Description of male Tylorida sataraensis Kulkarni, 2014 (Araneae, Tetragnathidae) with notes on habits and conservation status. Biodiversity Data Journal; 3(3). DOI:10.3897/BDJ.3.e4451

7. Siddharth Kulkarni, S. Joseph (2015). First record of genus Siler Simon, 1889 (Araneae: Salticidae) from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(10): 7701–7703. DOI: 10.11609/JoTT.o4150.7701-3

6. Siddharth Kulkarni (2015). Comments on “A new species of genus Thomisus Walckenaer, 1805 (Araneae: Thomisidae) from Telangana, India and a detailed description of Thomisus projectus Tikader, 1960” by Pravalikha & Srinivasulu, 2015. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(9): 7605–7606; DOI: 10.11609/JoTT.o4363.7605-6

5. Mihir Kulkarni, Sameer Padhye, Avinash Vanjare, Shriraj Jakhalekar, Yugandhar Shinde, Shruti Paripatyadar, Sayali Sheth, Siddharth Kulkarni, Samadhan Phuge, Kalyani Bhakare, Aboli Kulkarni, Kalpana Pai & Hemant Ghate (2015). Documenting the fauna of a small temporary pond from Pune, Maharashtra, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa.; 7(6): 7196–7210; DOI: 10.11609/JoTT.o4190.7196-210

4. Siddharth Kulkarni (2014): A new species of the genus Tylorida Simon, 1894 (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) from a rocky outcrop in the northern Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 6(3):5558-5561. DOI:10.11609/JoTT.o3606.5558-61

3. Siddharth Kulkarni, Helen Smith (2013): First record of Poltys columnaris Thorell, 1890 (Araneae: Araneidae) from Western Ghats, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(10):4524. DOI:10.11609/JoTT.o3490.4524-6

2. Siddharth Kulkarni, Vishwas Deshpande (2012): New record of the spider Arachnura angura from Maharashtra with additional morphological description (Araneae: Araneidae). Records of Zoological Survey of India. 112 (2): 113-115.

1. Siddharth Kulkarni, Vishwas Deshpande (2012): A new species of the genus Oxyopes Latrielle (Araneae: Oxyopidae) from Sahyadri ranges of Western Ghats. Records of Zoological Survey of India. 112 (2): 35-37.