Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Drassodes  Westring, 1851   43 species

Drassodes natali  Esyunin & Tuneva, 2002

Description
Male

Retrolateral tibial apophysis with denticles. Prosoma yellow, with thin grey margin. Chelicerae brown, with 3 teeth on promargin and 2 teeth on retromargin.

Body length male: 6.9 mm
Female

Prosoma with brown cephalic part and yellow-brown thoracic region, prosoma length: 4.1-5.2 mm, prosoma width: 3.2-3.8 mm. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin and 2 teeth on retromargin. Sternum dark with thin brown margin. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma light to dark grey, with a brown cardiac mark.

Body length female: 7.1-8.9 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Mongolia, China, Korea
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Russia, Eastern   (Esyunin & Tuneva, 2020) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) |||
References

Esyunin S L, Tuneva T K (2002) A review of the family Gnaphosidae in the fauna of the Urals (Aranei), 1. Genera Drassodes Westring, 1851 and Sidydrassus gen.n. Arthropoda Selecta 10: 169-180 pdf

Esyunin S L, Tuneva T K (2020) A review of the family Gnaphosidae in the fauna of the Urals (Aranei), 6. Taxonomic remarks and new records, with description of a new species. Arthropoda Selecta 29: 103-120 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Song D X, Zhu M S, Chen J (1999) The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. pdf

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

Updates
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