Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Zelotes  Gistel, 1848   125 species

Zelotes thorelli  Simon, 1914


Prosoma and legs dark brown. Prosoma length: 2.56 mm, prosoma width: 2.00 mm. Opisthosoma black with blackish adpressed hairs and black bristles. Scutum occupying 35% of opisthosoma length.

Body length male: 5.9 mm

Prosoma length: 2.73 mm, prosoma width: 2.0 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 6.2 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Portugal, Spain, France
 male  female
Distribution List
Andorra   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Senglet A (2011) New species in the Zelotes tenuis-group and new or little known species in other Zelotes groups (Gnaphosidae, Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118: 513-559 pdf

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

30-09-2015 Distribution update Detail
03-12-2013 Datasheet update Detail
03-12-2013 Image insert