Uloboridae  Thorell, 1869 / Uloborus  Latreille, 1806   3 species

Uloborus gilvus  (Blackwall, 1870)




Epigyne: dark brown, with a strong process, directed obliquely downwards and backwards from their anterior margin, having its bifid extremity of a pale brownish-yellow hue. Prosoma long, rounded on the sides, glossy, convex, covered with whitish hairs, and with a median and 2 lateral longitudinal brown bands. Prosoma 2.5 mm long. Sternum dark brown. Eyes: lateral ocular quadrangle narrower in front. Legs pale brownish-yellow. Opisthosoma oval oblong, whitish, with a short, dark brown, slightly ramified band, whose anterior part is the broadest, ventrally with a brown area.

Body length female: 7 mm
Additional information

Species inquirenda per Pantini & Isaia (2019).

No illustrations provided by the author.

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Distribution comment: Omitted from the Italian checklist by Pantini & Isaia (2019)
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Italy, Greece
Females in summer.
Distribution List
Greece   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

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). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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