Theridiidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Euryopis  Menge, 1868   17 species

Euryopis dentigera  Simon, 1880


Palp reddish brown, bulb apically with 2 small apophyses close together, the upper one straight, the lower one longer, pointed and curved. Prosoma reddish brown, lighter behind. Sternum brown, glossy. Legs red-brown. Opisthosoma uniform black, glossy, with 4 reddish impressed spots forming a square.

Body length male: 2.8 mm

Prosoma length: 0.7 mm.

Additional information

The author provided no illustrations for males.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): France, Italy
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

France   (no references) ||| Italy   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (Blagoev, 2002) ||| Romania   (no references) |||

Blagoev G (2002) Check list of Macedonian spiders (Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 54: 9-34 pdf

Fusco T, Fattorini S, Fortini L, Ruzzier E, Di Giulio A (2024) Ground spiders (Chelicerata, Araneae) of an urban green space: intensive sampling in a protected area of Rome (Italy) reveals a high diversity and new records to the Italian territory. Biodiversity Data Journal 12(e122896): 1-181 pdf

IJland S, Helsdingen P J van (2016) On some spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) of Basilicata and Calabria, Italy. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 36: 25-44 pdf

Kulczyński W (1898) Symbola ad faunam aranearum Austriae inferioris cognoscendam. Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzen Wydzialu Matematyczno Przyrodniczego Akademji Umiejetnosci, Krakow 36: 1-114 pdf

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

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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10-01-2017 Distribution update Detail
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