Liocranidae  Simon, 1897 / Agraecina  Simon, 1932   6 species

Agraecina cristiani  (Georgescu, 1989)


Prosoma and sternum light orange, eyes completely or partly reduced. Prosoma length: 3.0 mm. Chelicerae light orange, promargin with 3 teeth, retromargin with 2 teeth. Legs pale yellow-orange. Opisthosoma pale brown.

Body length male: 6.5 mm

Prosoma length: 3.125 mm. Eyes completely or partly reduced. Chelicerae: promargin with 3 teeth, retromargin with 2 teeth. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 6.68 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al., 2022)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Slovakia, Romania
 male  female
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.

Romania   (Weiss & Sarbu, 1994) ||| Slovakia   (Růžička, 2021) |||

Mammola S, Pavlek M, Huber B A, Ballarin F, Tolve M, Čupić I, Hesselberg T, Lunghi E, Mouron S, Graco-Roza C, Cardoso P (2022) A trait database and updated checklist for European subterranean spiders. Scientific Data 9(236): 1-13 pdf

Růžička V (2021) Pavouci nehlubokých podzemních biotopů Slovenska [Spiders from shallow subterranean habitats in Slovakia]. Pavouk 50: 9-10 pdf

Weiss I, Sarbu S (1994) Die Höhlenspinne Agraecina cristiani (Georgescu, 1989) n.comb. (Arachnida, Araneae, Liocranidae). Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 34: 249-257 pdf

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

01-06-2022 Distribution insert Detail
07-05-2020 Distribution update Detail
03-09-2015 Datasheet update Detail