Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Zelotes  Gistel, 1848   125 species

Zelotes fulvaster  (Simon, 1878)

Description
Male

Prosoma yellow-brown. Prosoma length: 1.86-2.0 mm, prosoma width: 1.4-1.46 mm. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma: dorsum blackish, venter grey.

Body length male: 4.75 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 2.25 mm, prosoma width: 1.75 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 5.2-5.7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): France (Corsica), Italy, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Russia (Europe), Iran
Phenology
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Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Senglet, 2011) ||| France / Corsica   (Le Peru, 2007; Senglet, 2011) ||| Greece   (Senglet, 2011) ||| Italy   (Picchi, 2020) ||| North Macedonia   (Komnenov, 2014) ||| Russia, Southern   (Ponomarev & Shmatko, 2020b) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Seyyar & Demir, 2020c) |||
References

Komnenov M (2014) Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2: 1-267 pdf

Le Peru B (2007) Catalogue et répartition des araignées de France. Revue Arachnologique 16: 1-468

Picchi M S (2020) Spiders (Araneae) of olive groves and adjacent semi-natural habitats from central Italy. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 60: 1-11 pdf

Ponomarev A V, Shmatko V Y (2020b) New species and new records of spiders (Aranei) in the south of Russia. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 16: 299-309 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

Seyyar O, Demir H (2020c) Zelotes fulvaster (Simon, 1878) (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) is a new spider record from Turkey. Serket 17: 133-135 pdf

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308 pdf

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

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