Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   126 species

Zodarion timidum  (Simon, 1874)


Pedipalp: tibial apophysis broad, provided with dorso-lateral and 2 terminal teeth. Prosoma yellowish orange, anterior margin and V-shaped spot brown. Prosoma length: 1.32-1.54 mm. Legs yellowish orange, coxae and tarsi nearly white. Opisthosoma dark sepia, small postero-dorsal spot and venter (except region of spinnerets) greyish white.

Body length male: 2.6-3 mm

Epigyne with large trapezoid median plate, anterior margins rounded. Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 1.50-1.80 mm.

Body length female: 3.2-4.4 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain, France
 male  female
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R (1997) Revision of the genus Zodarion Walckenaer, 1833, part II.  Western and Central Europe, including Italy (Araneae: Zodariidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 265-294 pdf

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

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

21-03-2016 Datasheet update Detail