Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Leptopilos  Levy, 2009   6 species

Leptopilos memorialis  (Spassky, 1940)


Prosoma and sternum corn-coloured, sternum with dark brown margins. Opisthosoma pale grey. Legs yellow.

Prosoma length: 1.1 mm, prosoma width: 0.9 mm.

Body length male: 2.58-2.65 mm

Colouration as in male.

Prosoma length: 1.2 mm, prosoma width: 1.0 mm.

Body length female: 2.83-3.55 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Bulgaria, Greece, Ukraine, Russia (Europe to Central Asia), Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Mongolia
Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Naumova et al., 2021) ||| Greece   (van Helsdingen et al., 2018) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022) ||| Russia, Western   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||

Helsdingen P J van, IJland S, Komnenov M (2018) Inventory of the spiders (Araneae) of the border region of northern Greece with Albania and FYR Macedonia. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 37: 5-23 pdf

Kovblyuk M M, Nadolny A A (2010) Cryptodrassus hungaricus and Leptodrassex memorialis from Crimea (Aranei: Gnaphosidae). Arthropoda Selecta 19: 189-197 pdf

Naumova M, Blagoev G, Deltshev D (2021) Fifty spider species new to the Bulgarian fauna, with a review of some dubious species (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa 4984: 228-257 pdf

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet:

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 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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