Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Nomisia  Dalmas, 1921   18 species

Nomisia celerrima  (Simon, 1914)

Description
Female

Prosoma more or less reddish, pale, darker on the sides, with a obscure longitudinal band on each side, ocular area darker. Chelicerae reddish. Sternum grey-brown with a black marginal line. Legs light grey-brown to reddish. Opisthosoma light grey-brown, brownish on the sides, anterior band blackish with two more or less well-marked points on each sides and a series of points forming a line posteriorly, venter with 2 brown longitudinal lines.

Body length female: 3.7-5.9 mm
Additional information

In citrus groves

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain, France
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Andorra   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||
References

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

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

Denis J (1938) A contribution to the knowledge of the spider fauna of the Andorra Valleys. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (B) 107: 565-595 pdf

Ledoux J-C (2004a) De araneis Galliae. I.6, Nomisia henryi Denis, 1934 = N. celerrima (Simon, 1914). Revue Arachnologique 15: 21 pdf

Mestre L, Piñol J, Barrientos J A, Cama A, Espadaler X (2012) Effects of ant competition and bird predation on the spider assemblage of a citrus grove. Basic and Applied Ecology 13: 355-362 pdf

Pérez-Pérez J-A (1985) Artrópodos epigeos del macizo de San Juan de la Peña (Jaca, Prov. de Huesca), VIII. Arañas gnafósidas. Pirineos 126: 61-80 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
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