Philodromidae  Thorell, 1869 / Thanatus  C. L. Koch, 1837   37 species

Thanatus mikhailovi  Logunov, 1996


Prosoma yellow with 3 brown longitudinal stripes. Prosoma length: 2.10 mm, prosoma width: 1.83 mm. Sternum yellow with sparse small spots. Chelicerae yellow. Opisthosoma yellow, dorsal pattern as in T. atratus.


Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 2.03-3.10 mm, prosoma width: 1.93-2.88 mm.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Central Asia
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022; Ponomarev, 2022) |||

Logunov D V (1996b) A critical review of the spider genera Apollophanes O. P.-Cambridge, 1898 and Thanatus C. L. Koch, 1837 in North Asia (Araneae, Philodromidae). Revue Arachnologique 11: 133-202 pdf

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet:

Ponomarev A V (2022) Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of the southeast of the Russian Plain: catalogue, the fauna specific features. SSC RAS Publishers, Rostov-on-Don, 640 pp. pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

27-05-2014 Datasheet update Detail
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12-11-2013 Image insert