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Zoropsidae  Bertkau, 1882 / Akamasia  Bosselaers, 2002   1 species

Akamasia cyprogenia  (Bosselaers, 1997)

Description
Male

Prosoma yellow, somewhat darker in the anterior part. Small, light grey spots on the margin and along the striae. Sternum pale yellow with marginal and central black spots. Chelicerae greyish brown, fading to yellow towards margin. Legs yellow, all tibiae and metatarsi with 2 dark rings. Opisthosoma reddish brown dorsally, with dark markings. Ventral side black, bordered by pale yellowish brown.

Body length male: 6.15 mm
Female

Prosoma yellow, somewhat darker in the anterior part. Small, light grey spots on the margin and along the striae. Sternum pale yellow with small grey spots in the center. Chelicerae greyish brown, fading to yellow towards margin. Legs yellow. Opisthosoma reddish brown dorsally, with black median markings, ventral side yellow-brown with small black spots.

Body length female: 8.0 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Cyprus
Phenology
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Distribution List
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References

Bosselaers J (1997) Zoropsis cyprogenia sp. n., a new, probably endemic spider species from Cyprus (Araneae, Zoropsidae). Phegea 25: 162-168

Bosselaers J (2002) A cladistic analysis of Zoropsidae (Araneae), with the description of a new genus. Belg J Zool 132: 141-154

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

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
11-06-2013 Image insert