Cheiracanthiidae  Wagner, 1887 / Cheiracanthium  C. L. Koch, 1839   35 species

Cheiracanthium annulipes  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872


Male unknown.


Prosoma yellow, sparsely covered with greyish yellow hairs. Sternum yellow, a marginal row of blackish red-brown spots. Legs yellow, with a broken red-brown ring at each joint. Opisthosoma dark yellow, dorsum and venter with whitish yellow and black spots and markings.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain, Egypt, Israel
Distribution List
Egypt   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

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

Pickard-Cambridge O (1872) General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40: 212-354 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (29.05.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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