Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   146 species

Zodarion granulatum  Kulczyński, 1908

Description

Prosoma female: yellowish-brown, male: densely granulated, dark brown, median and eye field black. Legs female: yellow, male: yellow-brown. Femur male: brown. Opisthosoma female: uniform purple-brown, laterally with big light brown spots, male: shining black, dorsally granulated, dark purple to light brown laterally and ventrally.

Body length male: 2.5 mm
Body length female: 2.3 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel
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Distribution List
Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Greece   (Bosmans, 2009) ||| Greece / Crete   (Bosmans et al., 2013) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2021a) |||
References

Bosmans R (2009) Revision of the genus Zodarion Walckenaer, 1833, part III. South East Europe and Turkey (Araneae: Zodariidae). Contributions to Natural History 12: 211-295 pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from the Greek island of Crete. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28 (Suppl. 1): 1-147 pdf

Brignoli P M (1984b) Ragni di Grecia XII. Nuovi dati su varie famiglie (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 91: 281-321 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2021a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2021 [last updated 1 January 2021], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

Levy G (1992) The spider genera Palaestina, Trygetus, Zodarion and Ranops (Araneae, Zodariidae) in Israel with annotations on species of the Middle East. Israel Journal of Zoology 38: 67-110 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
03-01-2021 Image insert
03-01-2021 Distribution update Detail
15-10-2013 Distribution update Detail
30-04-2013 Image insert