Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   119 species

Zodarion marginiceps  Simon, 1914

Description
Male

Pedipalp: tibial apophysis long, terminal part bifid. Prosoma bicoloured: eye region, clypeus, V-shaped stripe and radiating striae reddish brown, remaining parts yellowish brown. Legs brown, basal part of femora yellowish brown, metatarsi and tarsi paler, sometimes femora darker. Opisthosoma: dorsum dark sepia, with a large white spot anterior to the spinnerets, venter whitish, laterally extending in antero-dorsal direction, area before spinnerets und usually the median stripe coloured as dorsum.

Body length male: 3.2-4.4 mm
Female

Epigyne with large median plate with shallow anterior depression. Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 1.62-2.20 mm.

Body length female: 2.4-4.8 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, France
Phenology
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 male  female
Figures
References

Bosmans R (1997) Revision of the genus Zodarion Walckenaer, 1833, part II.  Western and Central Europe, including Italy (Araneae: Zodariidae) Bull Br Arachnol Soc 10: 265-294

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
21-03-2016 Datasheet update Old value
16-04-2013 Image insert