Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Coelotes  Blackwall, 1841   25 species

Coelotes rudolfi  (Schenkel, 1925)


Palpus: Conductor of stylus distally with only one sharply pointed tip. Patellar apophysis slightly sinuous in lateral view and not tapering. 

Prosoma length: 5 mm.

Body length male: 9.5 mm

Prosoma with dark grooves radiating from the fovea. Chelicerae black-brown. Epigyne small, anterior edge of atrium accentuated and separated from lowered plate.

Prosoma length: 6 mm.

Body length female: 13.5 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Switzerland
Distribution List
Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||

Blauwe R de (1975) Deuxième contribution à l'étude des Agelenidae des collections du Musée d'Histoire Naturelle de Vérone. Bollettino del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 2: 145-154 pdf

Isaia M, Pantini P (2009) Coelotes pickardi O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1873: un intricato caso di sinonimia per un endemita alpino ritrovato in Valle Oropa e le sue sottospecie (Arachnida, Araneae, Amaurobiidae). Memorie dell'Associazione Naturalistica Piemontese 11: 23-28 pdf

Maurer R (1982b) Zur Kenntnis der Gattung Coelotes (Araneae. Agalenidae) in Alpenländern II. Die pastor-Gruppe der italienischen und französischen Alpen-Beschreibung  von C. pastor lessinensis ssp n. Bollettino del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 8: 165-183 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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