Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   126 species

Zodarion lusitanicum  Cardoso, 2003


Pedipalp: tibial apophysis long and thin, terminally slightly procurved. Prosoma, chelicerae, sternum brown. Prosoma length: 1.6-1.9 mm. Legs: all femora and tibiae distally brown, remaining segments yellow. Opisthosoma: dorsum brown, venter pale.

Body length male: 3.2-3.4 mm

Epigyne: median plate wider than long, anterior margin straight. Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 1.7-2.1 mm.

Body length female: 4.5-5.4 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal, Spain
 male  female
Distribution List
Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Pekár S, Cardoso P (2005) Ant-eating spiders (Araneae: Zodariidae) of Portugal: additions to the current knowledge. Zootaxa 1009: 51-60 pdf

Pekár S, Cardoso P, Meierrose C (2003) Additions to the knowledge of Portuguese zodariid spiders (Araneae: Zodariidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 12: 385-395 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf