Palpimanidae  Thorell, 1870 / Palpimanus  Dufour, 1820   6 species

Palpimanus orientalis  Kulczyński, 1909


Palp: prolateral prong with a retrolaterally directed flange, this flange is long, about half the length of the sclerotized part of the prong. Prosoma 3 mm long.

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Albania, Greece, Turkey

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

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

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

Seyyar O, Harmanşah İ, Demir H (2018) Palpimanus orientalis Kulczyński, 1909 (Araneae: Palpimanidae) is a new record for Turkish spider fauna. Serket 16: 66-68 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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