Amaurobiidae  Thorell, 1870 / Amaurobius  C. L. Koch, 1837   38 species

Amaurobius hercegovinensis  Kulczyński, 1915


Overall body colouration pale. Prosoma and legs pale brown-yellow. Opisthosoma light brown. Prosoma length: 3.2 mm, prosoma width: 2.4 mm.


Prosoma uniformly brown-yellow or cephalic part reddish brown, particularly at sides. Prosoma length: 3.7 mm, prosoma width: 2.5 mm. Chelicerae brown-yellow or dark reddish brown. Sternum pale brown-yellow, margins slightly darker. Legs brown-yellow, distal segments darker, especially in anterior legs. Opisthosoma yellowish grey or umber, without distinct pattern; dorsum sometimes with about 10 small, indistinct, triangular, grey-brown spots in posterior part.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Montenegro   (no references) |||

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Kulczyński W (1915) Fragmenta arachnologica, XVIII. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1915: 897-942 pdf

Marusik Y M, Otto S, Japoshvili G (2020a) Taxonomic notes on Amaurobius (Araneae: Amaurobiidae), including the description of a new species. Zootaxa 4718: 47-56 pdf

Naumova M, Lazarov S, Deltshev C (2019a) Faunistic diversity of the spiders in Montenegro (Arachnida: Araneae). Ecologica Montenegrina 22: 50-89 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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