Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Gnaphosa  Latreille, 1804   69 species

Gnaphosa cumensis  Ponomarev, 1981

Description
Male

Embolus broad, curved. Retrolateral tibial apophysis triangular, pointed. Epigyne with wide pockets and narrow median part.

Prosoma light yellow-brown. Chelicerae and sternum brown. Legs light yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey, with yellow cardiac mark, as long as half of the opisthosoma, scutum brown.

Body length male: 9-14 mm
Female

Prosoma light yellow-brown. Chelicerae and sternum brown. Legs light yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey, without scutum.

Body length female: 8-14 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Ukraine, Russia (Europe), Kazakhstan, Mongolia
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||
References

Kovblyuk M M (2005a) The spider genus Gnaphosa Latreille, 1804 in the Crimea (Aranei: Gnaphosidae). Arthropoda Selecta 14: 133-152 pdf

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

Ovtsharenko V I, Platnick N I, Song D X (1992) A review of the North Asian ground spiders of the genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 212: 1-88 pdf

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

Ponomarev A V, Bragina T M, Shmatko V Y (2017b) New data on spiders (Aranei) of the Naurzum State Natural Reserve (Kostanay Region, Kazakhstan). Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 13: 3-10 pdf

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

Updates
02-10-2017 Image insert