Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Gnaphosa  Latreille, 1804   66 species

Gnaphosa moesta  Thorell, 1875


Prosoma, chelicerae, sternum, labium, palpal endites and legs greyish yellow. Opisthosoma grey, book lung area yellow, scutum small, grey-brown. Embolus with hook-like protuberance basally. Epigyne with parallel lateral margins

Body length male: 6.0-8.2 mm
Body length female: 7.3-12.6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Hungary, Romania, Ukraine, Russia (Europe)?
 male  female

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Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Kovblyuk M M (2005b) The spider genus Gnaphosa Latreille, 1804 in the Crimea (Aranei: Gnaphosidae). Arthropoda Selecta 14: 133-152

Ovtsharenko V I, Platnick N I, Song D X (1992) A review of the North Asian ground spiders of the genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 212: 1-88

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2