Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Tegenaria  Latreille, 1804   93 species

Tegenaria parmenidis  Brignoli, 1971


Pedipalp: retrolateral tibialapophysis with 3 branches, ventral branch indistinct. Prosoma length: 3.75 mm, prosoma width: 3.05 mm. Chelicerae: promargin with 3, retromargin with 4 teeth. Legs annulated. Opisthosoma brownish yellowish, mottled, with a distinct yellowish median band, with 2 pairs of white spots laterally and 4 indistinct chevrons in posterior region.


Epigyne with trapezoid atrium region. Prosoma length: 3.16 mm, prosoma width: 2.53 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Italy
Distribution List
Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Italy / Sicily   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Bolzern A, Burckhardt D, Hänggi A (2013b) Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria-Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon morphological and molecular data. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168: 723-848 pdf

Brignoli P M (1971g) Contributo alla conoscenza degli Agelenidae Italiani (Araneae). Fragmenta Entomologica 8: 57-142 pdf

Brignoli P M (1977b) Ragni d'Italia XXVII. Nuovi dati su Agelenidae, Argyronetidae, Hahniidae, Oxyopidae e Pisauridae cavernicoli ed epigei (Araneae). Quaderni del Museo di Speleologia "V. Rivera" 4: 3-117 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 (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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