Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Pterotricha  Kulczynski, 1903   19 species

Pterotricha simoni  Dalmas, 1921


Dark colouration. Prosoma with darker margins and lines in cephalic region. Opisthosoma: dorsum with more or less undulating lines.

Body length male: 8-10 mm
Body length female: 9-11 mm
Additional information

The author provided no illustration of the male palp.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain
Distribution List
Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Breitling R (2020) South European spiders from the Duffey collection in the Manchester Museum (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnology 18: 333-362 pdf

Buenen B (unpubl.)

Dalmas R de (1921) Monographie des Araignées de la section des Pterotricha (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 89: 233-328 pdf

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

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