Pholcidae  C. L. Koch, 1850 / Pholcus  Walckenaer, 1805   14 species

Pholcus crassipalpis  Spassky, 1937

Description
Male

Prosoma 0.96 mm long.

Female

Prosoma light brownish, with a longitudinal blackish pattern. Prosoma 1.1 mm long. Sternum brownish, with 3 pairs of light spots. Opisthosoma uniformly light greyish.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Bulgaria, Ukraine, Russia (Europe, Caucasus), Turkey, Kazakhstan
Phenology
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Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Dimitrov & Naumova, 2021) ||| Russia, Eastern   (Mikhailov, 2013) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Topçu & Demircan, 2017) ||| Ukraine   (Mikhailov, 2013; Kovblyuk & Nadolny, 2011) |||
References

Dimitrov D, Naumova M (2021) A faunistic survey of the spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Sakar Mountain, Bulgaria. Arachnology 18: 689-699 pdf

Huber B A (2011) Revision and cladistic analysis of Pholcus and closely related taxa (Araneae, Pholcidae). Bonner Zoologische Monographien 58: 1-509 pdf

Kovblyuk M M, Nadolny A A (2011) Redescription of a little-known species, Pholcus crassipalpis Spassky, 1937 (Aranei: Pholcidae). Arthropoda Selecta 20: 267-272 pdf

Mikhailov K G (2013) The spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Russia and adjacent countries: a non-annotated checklist. Arthropoda Selecta, Supplement 3: 1-262 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Topçu A, Demircan N (2017) A new record of genus Pholcus from Turkey (Araneae: Pholcidae). Serket 15: 157-158 pdf

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

Updates
09-03-2021 Distribution update Detail
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