Cybaeidae  Banks, 1892 / Cedicus  Simon, 1875   2 species

Cedicus flavipes  Simon, 1875


Prosoma length: 3.6 mm, prosoma width: 2.9 mm. Prosoma brown-red. Sternum brown-yellow. Chelicerae dark brown-red. Legs brown-yellowish, leg I slightly darker. Opisthosoma grey with indistinct pattern.

Body length male: 8 mm

Prosoma length: 4.7 mm, prosoma width: 2.9 mm. Opisthosoma: dorsum with large grey triangle in anterior part and 4 chevrons, venter grey-yellow.

Body length female: 8 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Eastern Mediterranean
Distribution List
Croatia   (no references) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Seyyar & Demir, 2020a) |||

Blauwe R de (1973) Revision de la famille des Agelenidae (Araneae) de la région Mediterranéenne. Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 49(2): 1-111 pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 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

Seyyar O, Demir H (2020a) Cedicus flavipes Simon, 1875 (Araneae: Cybaeidae) is a new spider record from Turkey. Serket 17: 114-116 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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