Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Eratigena  Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013   22 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 2024): Portugal, Spain
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) ||| 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). 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 (1978e) 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 (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf