Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Tegenaria  Latreille, 1804   106 species

Tegenaria femoralis  Simon, 1873


Palp: Row of several dorsal trichobothria on cymbium. Tegular apophysis absent. Dorsal branch of retrotibial apophysis strongly protruding and pointed. Ventral branch of retrotibial apophysis distally not protruding, terminal end of conductor bifid.

prosoma length: 4.7 mm, prosoma width: 3.7 mm.

Body length male: 8 mm

Row of several dorsal trichobothria present on palp tarsus. Epigyne median plate distinctly connected to epigynal plate anteriorly. Median plate not protruding, subrectangular, pocket-like copulatory openings visible anteriorly of median plate.

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Global distribution (WSC 2024): France, Italy
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 / Corsica   (Le Peru, 2007) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Brignoli P M (1971c) Contributo alla conoscenza dei ragni cavernicoli della Jugoslavia. Fragmenta Entomologica 7: 103-119 pdf

Kraus O (1955) Spinnen von Korsika, Sardinien und Elba (Arach., Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 36: 371-394 pdf

Le Peru B (2007) Catalogue et répartition des araignées de France. Revue Arachnologique 16: 1-468 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) 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 (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Wunderlich J (1995a) Zur Kenntnis der Endemiten, zur Evolution und zur Biogeographie der Spinnen Korsikas und Sardiniens, mit Neubeschreibungen (Arachnida: Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4: 353-383 pdf

09-05-2016 Datasheet update Detail
02-04-2013 Distribution update Detail