Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Araneus  Clerck, 1757   27 species

Araneus pallasi  (Thorell, 1875)

Description
Male

Prosoma light brown, with lifgt median spot. Prosoma length: 1.4-1.6 mm. Opisthosoma with variable pattern.

Female

Prosoma length: 2.0-2.5 mm.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Ukraine, Turkey, Russia (Europe) to Central Asia, China
Figures
Distribution List
Russia, Central   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||
References

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Song D X, Zhu M S, Chen J (1999) The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. 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
26-11-2013 Image insert