Ctenizidae  Thorell, 1887 / Cyrtocarenum  Ausserer, 1871   2 species

Cyrtocarenum grajum  (C. L. Koch, 1836)


Bulbus: Embolus mit spatelförmiger Spitze. Prosoma length: 7.1 mm. Tibia I with 3 strong apical spines.


Prosoma brown. Prosoma length: 8.1 mm. Chelicerae: promargin with 8 teeth, retromargin with 7 teeth.

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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Greece
Distribution List
Greece   (no references) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from the Greek island of Crete. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28 (Suppl. 1): 1-147 pdf

Decae A E (1996) Systematics of the trapdoor spider genus Cyrtocarenum Ausserer, 1871 (Araneae, Ctenizidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 161-170 pdf

Decae A, Mammola S, Rizzo P, Isaia M (2019) Systematics, ecology and distribution of the mygalomorph spider genus Cteniza Latreille, 1829 (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Ctenizidae). Zootaxa 4550: 499-524 pdf

Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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15-10-2013 Distribution update Detail