Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Leptodrassex  Murphy, 2007   2 species

Leptodrassex 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 2019): Greece, Ukraine, Russia (Europe to Central Asia), Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Mongolia

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

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

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet:

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

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

17-03-2018 Image insert
17-03-2018 Distribution update Old value
28-09-2016 Datasheet update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value