Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Maimuna  Lehtinen, 1967   5 species

Maimuna inornata  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)


Palp: Characteristic palpal sclerites. Fine arched embolus extends to furrowed ectal conductor. Blackish slender stylet projects from close to end of elongated median apophysis, black hook protrudes under transverse belt-like prolongation of conductor.

prosoma length: 3.9-4.3 mm, prosoma width: 2.5-2.9 mm.

Body length male: 6.9-8.3 mm

Epigyne: Characteristic contours of the large epigynal depression and form of spermathecae. Oval, elongated central depression with medially raised bottom and pouch-like widenings on sides, close to epigastric furrow. Intensity of sclerotization varies and, occasionally, contours may differ slightly. Black, relatively large spermathecal bodies discernible through integument. Inner reddish spermathecal spheres adjoin widened black tubes tapering and partly encircling sides of central depression.

prosoma length: 3.5-5.3 mm, prosoma width: 2.1-3.0 mm.

Body length female: 7.7-11.1 mm
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Distribution comment: Greece: only known from Rhodes
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Greece, Syria, Israel
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"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.

Greece   (Bosmans & Chatzaki, 2005) |||

Bosmans R, Chatzaki M (2005) A catalogue of the spiders of Greece – a critical review of all spider species cited from Greece with their localities. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische arachnologische Vereniging 20 (2, suppl.): 1-124 pdf

Brignoli P M (1976b) Ragni di Grecia IX. Specie nuove o interessanti delle famiglie Leptonetidae, Dysderidae, Pholcidae ed Agelenidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83: 539-578 pdf

Levy G (1996) The agelenid funnel-weaver family and the spider genus Cedicus in Israel (Araneae, Agelenidae and Cybaeidae). Zoologica Scripta 25: 85-122 pdf

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

04-04-2022 Distribution update Detail
09-05-2016 Datasheet update Detail
26-03-2013 Image insert