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

Cheiracanthium macedonicum  Drensky, 1921


Prosoma yellowish brown. Prosoma length: 4.0-4.6 mm. Legs and opisthosoma whitish to light brown. Opisthosoma covered with light grey hairs.

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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Italy, Slovenia, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, North Macedonia, Bulgaria
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.

Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Hungary   (Breitling et al., 2016a) ||| Italy   (Breitling et al., 2016a) ||| Italy / Sicily   (Breitling et al., 2016a) ||| North Macedonia   (Komnenov, 2017) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (no references) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Breitling R, Bauer T, Grabolle A, Oger P, Pantini P, Van Keer J, Pfliegler W P, Jantscher E, Dolanský J (2016a) East meets West: on the true identity of Cheiracanthium rupestre and Xysticus albomaculatus (Arachnida: Araneae: Eutichuridae, Thomisidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 52: 38-49 pdf

Drensky P (1921) Contribution à l'étude des araignées de la Macédoine or et de Pirine Planina. Spisanié na Beulgarskata Akademia na Naoukite 23: 1-80 pdf

Komnenov M (2017) New data on spider fauna (Araneae) of Shar Mountain, north-western Macedonia. Proceedings of the 5th Congress of the Ecologists of Macedonia, with international participation (Ohrid, 19th-22nd October 2016). Special issues of the Macedonian Ecological Society 13: 44-61 pdf

Sterghiu C (1985) Fam. Clubionidae. Fauna Republicii Socialiste România (Arachnida) 5 (4): 1-168 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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