Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Philodromus  Walckenaer, 1826   56 species

Philodromus marmoratus  Kulczyński, 1891


Palp: bulb unusually big, tip of palp distinctly separated. Retrolateral tibial apophysis much longer than wide, in lateral view slender. Median apophysis higher than wide, conical. Ventral apophysis with prolaterally sloping edge, bifid, so the tibia has 4 apophyses. Prosoma length: 2.5 mm, prosoma width: 2.8 mm.

Body length male: 6 mm

Epigyne: wider than high, lateral edges double-notched. Epigynal tongue anteriorly widely, posteriorly narrowly bent. Chitinized bridge well developed. Copulatory ducts weakly sclerotized, extremely long and vertical until almost to the bottom of the vulva. Prosoma length: 2.6 mm, prosoma width: 3.1 mm.

Body length female: 6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Austria, Czechia to Bulgaria, Ukraine
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Mezőfi & Markó, 2018) ||| Serbia   (Grbić & Savić, 2010) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Braun R (1965) Beitrag zu einer Revision der paläarktischen Arten der Philodromus aureolus-Gruppe (Arach., Araneae). 1. Morphologisch-systematischer Teil. Senckenbergiana Biologica 46: 369-428 pdf

Grbić G, Savić D (2010) Contribution to the knowledge of the spider fauna (Arachnida, Araneae) on the Fruška Gora Mt. Acta Entomologica Serbica 15: 243-260 pdf

Jäger P (1995c) Spinnenaufsammlungen aus Ostösterreich mit vier Erstnachweisen für Österreich. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 9: 12-25 pdf

Mezőfi L, Markó V (2018) Some rare and remarkable spider species from Hungary (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: 1-9 pdf

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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