Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Anagraphis  Simon, 1893   2 species

Anagraphis ochracea  (L. Koch, 1867)


Male palp with distinct retrolateral process. Tibial apophysis short, thread-shaped. Conductor long, transparent. Epigyne with V-shaped median depression, median part with bristles, variable. Vulva with round receptacula, with 2 chambers. Prosoma yellow, posterior and anterior eye rows almost straight. Chelicerae with 3 prolateral and 3 retrolateral teeth. Opisthosoma yellow, oval. Males without scutum.

Frequency: Rarely found

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Albania, Macedonia, Greece, Turkey

Bosmans R (2014b) On the identity of the genera Anagraphis Simon, 1893 and Macedoniella Drensky, 1935 with two new synonyms (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 48: 38-41

Chatzaki M, Thaler K, Mylonas M (2002b) Ground spiders (Gnaphosidae, Araneae) of Crete and adjacent areas of Greece. Taxonomy and distribution. II. Rev Suisse Zool 109: 603-633

Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144

Demircan N, Topçu A (2015) A contribution to the spider fauna of the European part of Turkey (Araneae). Serket 14: 176-183 pdf

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

13-01-2016 Distribution update Old value
08-07-2015 Distribution update Old value
10-12-2013 Distribution update Old value