Titanoecidae  Lehtinen, 1967 / Titanoeca  Thorell, 1870   15 species

Titanoeca praefica  (Simon, 1870)

Description
Male

Dull black. Opisthosoma black, with fine hairs. Chelicerae long. Prosoma rounded laterally, with weak radiating stripes and median longitudinal stripe. Pedipalps brown.

Body length male: 5.5 mm
Female

Opisthosoma black, with fine hairs. Copulatory ducts not rolled or spiralized.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal, Spain, France, Algeria, Russia (Europe)
Figures
Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Esyunin S L, Efimik V E (1995) Remarks on the Ural spider fauna, 4. New records of spider species (excluding Linyphiidae) from the Urals (Arachnida Aranei). Arthropoda Selecta 4(1): 71-91 pdf

Hubert M (1966) Remarques sur quelques espèces d'araignées appartenant au genre Titanoeca Thorell 1870. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris 38: 238-246 pdf

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
10-05-2016 Datasheet update Detail
06-05-2014 Image insert