Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Minosia  Dalmas, 1921   3 species

Minosia spinosissima  (Simon, 1878)


Embolus thick, curved. Epigyne with light central depression, encircled by fleshy fold widening anteriorly. Opisthosoma covered with light olive bristles, with blackish markings on beige background, ventrally light with black spot on each side of spinnerets

Body length male: 5.4-9.4 mm
Body length female: 6.4-10.0 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain, France, Israel
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Levy G (1995) Revision of the spider subfamily Gnaphosinae in Israel (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Journal of Natural History 29: 919-981 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf