Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Eratigena  Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013   20 species

Eratigena montigena  (Simon, 1937)


Unique and distinctive terminal end of the conductor in lateral view. One-branched and protruding retrotibial apophysis.

Prosoma length: 6.3 mm.

Body length male: 12.5 mm

Strongly sclerotized epigynal plate with two symmetrically arranged reniform depressions with the copulatory opening, characteristic epigynal teeth, simply shaped vulva.

Prosoma length: 4.6 mm.

Body length female: 11.4 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Portugal, Spain
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Brignoli P M (1971b) Su alcune Tegenaria d'Ispagna (Araneae, Agelenidae). Memorie del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 18: 307-312 pdf

Brignoli P M (1978a) Quelques notes sur les Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Oxyopidae et Pisauridae de France et d'Espagne (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 85: 265-294 pdf

Simon E (1937) Les arachnides de France 6 (5). Paris (Roret): 979-1298 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf