Filistatidae  Ausserer, 1867 / Zaitunia  Lehtinen, 1967   4 species

Zaitunia annulipes  (Kulczyński, 1908)


Prosoma 1.6 mm long. Prosoma light brown, with black borderline, ocular area brown, cephalic part with brown patch. Eyes: ALE round, PLE oval, anterior row slightly procurved, posterior row slightly recurved. Legs: femur  with one spine, spination of metatarsus: I with 4 spines, II with 5 spines, III with numerous spines, IV with 5 spines, other segments with few spines. Opisthosoma greyish brown.

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Distribution comment: Only on Cyprus (Zonstein & Marusik 2016)
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Cyprus
Distribution List
Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

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

Zonstein S, Marusik Y M (2016) A revision of the spider genus Zaitunia (Araneae, Filistatidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 214: 1-97 pdf

05-02-2019 Distribution update Detail
16-01-2017 Image insert