Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Hogna  Simon, 1885   23 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 2021): Mediterranean
Distribution List
France / Corsica   (no references) ||| Greece / Crete   (no references) ||| Italy / Sardinia   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Libya   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Morocco   (Bosmans, unpubl.) |||

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

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). 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

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

02-11-2015 Distribution update Detail
02-11-2015 Image insert