Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   153 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
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): France, Italy
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

France   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Italy / Sardinia   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Turkey (Asia)  Removed (Coşar, 2021a; Coşar et al., 2022c) |||

Bosmans R (1997) Revision of the genus Zodarion Walckenaer, 1833, part II.  Western and Central Europe, including Italy (Araneae: Zodariidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 265-294 pdf

Coşar İ (2021a) Two new species of Zodarion Walckenaer, 1826 (Araneae: Zodariidae) from Turkey. Zootaxa 4948: 559-568 pdf

Coşar İ, Danışman T, Elverici M (2022c) First description of the females of two species of Zodarion (Araneae: Zodariidae). Zootaxa 5178: 92-100 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 (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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