Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Zelotes  Gistel, 1848   124 species

Zelotes criniger  Denis, 1937

Description
Male

Prosoma brown. Prosoma length: 1.76 mm, prosoma width: 1.33 mm. Legs brown, femora darker. Opisthosoma black, scutum occupying 40% of opisthosoma length.

Body length male: 4.2 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 1.8 mm, prosoma width: 1.28 mm.

Body length female: 3.2-3.9 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Mediterranean
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Italy / Sicily   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 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

Crespo L (2008) Contribution to the knowledge of the Portuguese spider (Arachnida: Araneae) fauna: seven new additions to the Portuguese checklist. Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 43: 403-407 pdf

Deltshev C, Bosmans R, De Spiegelaere W, Provoost L (2006) Zelotes balcanicus sp. n., a new and widespread species from the Balkan Peninsula (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 113: 711-716 pdf

Di Franco F (1987) Gnaphosidae (Arachnida, Araneae) dell'Isola di Salina (Isole Eolie). Animalia 13: 137-157 pdf

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

Lozano J A (2018) Contribución al conocimiento de las Arañas (Araneae) de la provincia de Badajoz (Extremadura, España). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 32: 21-30 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Senglet A (2011) New species in the Zelotes tenuis-group and new or little known species in other Zelotes groups (Gnaphosidae, Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118: 513-559 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
11-07-2018 Image insert
16-03-2015 Distribution update Detail
03-12-2013 Datasheet update Detail
03-12-2013 Image insert
09-04-2013 Distribution update Detail