Dictynidae  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 / Lathys  Simon, 1885   19 species

Lathys lepida  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1909


Male unknown.


Prosoma pale greenish-brown, with a dark blackish marginal line and marked with converging dark brown lines, also a largish triangular patch medially. Anterior median eyes smallest. Legs of same colour, annulated. Opisthosoma oval, black-brown. Epigyne: characteristic.

Additional information

Introduced in GB from Spain.

No illustrations provided by the author.

  Not established
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): 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.

Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| United Kingdom   (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1909) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Pickard-Cambridge O (1909) Arachnida. In: Additions to the Wild Fauna and Flora of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. IX. Bulletin of miscellaneous information, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 1909: 246-250 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

02-03-2022 Distribution update Detail
02-03-2022 Image insert
13-06-2016 Datasheet update Detail
30-04-2015 Distribution update Detail