Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   120 species

Zodarion sardum  Bosmans, 1997


Pedipalp: tibial apophysis pointed, subterminally curved. Prosoma yellowish orange, with small grey spots before fovea. Prosoma length: 1.47 mm. Legs yellowish orange. Opisthosoma dark sepia brown, venter and large postero-dorsal spot whitish.

Body length male: 2.7 mm

Female unknown.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Italy (Sardinia)
Distribution List
Italy / Sardinia   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) |||

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Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

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

Wunderlich J (1973a) Beschreibung einiger bisher unbekannter Arten der Gattung Zodarion Walckenaer aus Südeuropa (Arachnida: Araneae: Zodariidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 54: 171-176 pdf

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