Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   117 species

Zodarion ruffoi  Caporiacco, 1951


Tibial apophysis as long as diameter of palpal tibia. Epigyne with rounded indentation.

Body length male: 1.5-1.8 mm
Body length female: 1.65-2 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2019): France, Italy, Turkey

Akpinar A, Varol I (2014) Two new records of genus Zodarion from Turkey (Araneae, Zodariidae). Serket 14: 102-104

Bosmans R (1997) Revision of the genus Zodarion Walckenaer, 1833, part II.  Western and Central Europe, including Italy (Araneae: Zodariidae) Bull Br Arachnol Soc 10: 265-294

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

27-11-2014 Distribution update Old value