Corinnidae  Karsch, 1880 / Creugas  Thorell, 1878   1 species

Creugas gulosus  Thorell, 1878


Body colouration dark reddish brown. Prosoma with dense and fine granulation.

Body length male: 7.5-8.0 mm
Body length female: 7.5-8.0 mm
Additional information

This species is not native to Europe (alien species). It originates from the tropics/subtropics but it is unknown from where (cryptogenic species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once but could not establish so far.

  Not established
  No data
Distribution comment: cosmopolitan
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Southern America. Introduced to Africa, Myanmar, Australia, Pacific islands
Distribution List
United Kingdom   (no references) |||

Saaristo M I (2002) New species and interesting new records of spiders from Seychelles (Arachnida, Araneaea [sic]). Phelsuma 10(suppl. A): 1-31 pdf

Wilson R (2012) An American jumper in Leeds, west Yorkshire and an update on non-native taxa recorded in the UK. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 123: 10-15 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

26-02-2015 Distribution update Detail