Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Hogna  Simon, 1885   22 species

Hogna radiata minor  (Simon, 1876)


Prosoma length: 3 mm. No illustrations available.

Body length male: 7 mm

Prosoma length: 5 mm.

Body length female: 12 mm
Additional information

Roewer (1959b) lists a male and a female from Crete.

See comment sub H. radiata concerning the status of the subspecies.

For records from France (J.-P. Taberlet, pers. comm.) and comparison between H. radiata and this subspecies see photo gallery.


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Distribution comment: Omitted from the Italian checklist by Pantini & Isaia (2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Mediterranean

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). [Old pdf-version: Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at Pantini_&_Isaia_- _Checklist_of_the_Italian_spiders._June_2018.] Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Roewer C F (1959b) Araneae Lycosaeformia II (Lycosidae). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 55: 1-518 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

02-11-2015 Distribution update Old value
02-11-2015 Image insert