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

Thanatus bungei  (Kulczyński, 1908)


Prosoma yellowish brown, somtimes with a large yellow spot, prosoma length: 3.25 mm, prosoma width: 3.00 mm. Sternum yellow. Chelicerae grey-yellow. Opisthosoma: dorsum greyish with dark brown and small white spots, venter yellow.


Vulva: glandular heads (arrow) broadly connected to receptacula. Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 3.50 mm, prosoma width: 3.30 mm.

Additional information

Habitat: tundra, mountain tundra and stony debris.

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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Russia (Urals to Far East), Japan, North America
 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) |||

Kulczyński W (1908b) Araneae et Oribatidae. Expeditionum rossicarum in insulas Novo-Sibiricas annis 1885-1886 et 1900-1903 susceptarum. Zapiski Imperatorskoi Akademy Naouk St. Petersburg (8) 18(7): 1-97 pdf

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

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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