Gnaphosidae  Banks, 1892 / Zelotes  Gistel, 1848   127 species

Zelotes argoliensis  (C. L. Koch, 1839)


Prosoma dark brown, with black bristles. Legs dark brown, tarsi somewhat lighter. Opisthosoma black, covered with grey hairs, scutum occupying 1/3 of opisthosoma length.

Body length male: 5.2 mm

Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 6.26 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Albania, Greece
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Albania   (Deltshev et al., 2011b; Vrenozi & Jäger, 2012) ||| Greece   (Senglet, 2012) |||

Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144 pdf

Senglet A (2012) Civizelotes new genus, and other new or little known Zelotinae (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 119: 501-528 pdf

Vrenozi B, Jäger P (2012) A faunistic study on ground-dwelling spiders (Araneae) in the Tirana district, Albania. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 44: 81-87 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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