Palpimanidae  Thorell, 1870 / Palpimanus  Dufour, 1820   9 species

Palpimanus gibbulus  Dufour, 1820

Description
Male

Palp: tip of the prolateral prong broadened and almost straight. Prosoma 2.2-3.7 mm long.

Body length male: 5 mm
Female

Prosoma reddish, granulous, and covered with short light hairs. Legs reddish. Opisthosoma uniform reddish-brown to light brown, covered with light hairs.

Body length female: 6 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Mediterranean, Central Asia, Iran?
Figures
References

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

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Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144

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

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. [Old pdf-version: Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at Pantini_&_Isaia_- _Checklist_of_the_Italian_spiders._June_2018.] Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Platnick N I (1981) A review of the spider subfamily Palpimaninae (Araneae, Palpimanidae), I. Bull Br arachnol Soc 5: 169-173

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
04-12-2013 Distribution update Old value