Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Zimirina  Dalmas, 1919   5 species

Zimirina brevipes  Pérez & Blasco, 1986


Male unknown


Prosoma yellowish-brown, without fovea, posteriorly with a thin marginal band, margins with brown scrubby hairs, more robust in front of the anterior eyes, ocular area bordered by a thin black line. Sternum pale yellow with a marginal dark line, discontinuous between coxae IV, with brown scrubby hairs. Opisthosoma much brighter than prosoma, with fine dark hairs. Legs short and stout, yellowish-brown, coxa and trochanter brighter, legs I-II without spines, legs III-IV with numerous spines at femur and tibia

Body length female: 4 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, Italy (Sardinia)

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Pantini P, Sassu A, Serra G (2013) Catalogue of the spiders (Arachnida Araneae) of Sardinia. Biodiversity Journal 4: 3-104 pdf

Pérez P J A, Blasco A (1986) Nota sobre los Prodidominae (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) de la Peninsula Iberica. Mém Soc r ent Belg 33: 155-164

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

25-06-2013 Image insert
25-06-2013 Distribution update Old value