Desidae  Pocock, 1895 / 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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Distribution comment: Croatia: record should be comfirmed
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Eastern Mediterranean
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.

Croatia   (Nikolić & Polenec, 1981) ||| 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

Nikolić F, Polenec A (1981) Catalogus Faunae Jugoslaviae. III/4. Aranea. Cons. Acad. Scient. Publ. Soc. Foed. Jug. 135 pp. 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 (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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