Gnaphosidae  Banks, 1892 / Nomisia  Dalmas, 1921   18 species

Nomisia orientalis  Dalmas, 1921


Prosoma reddish brown, upper parts slightly reticulated black, margins with thin black line. Prosoma length: 2.5-2.8 mm. Chelicerae darker than prosoma. Legs reddish brown. Opisthosoma grey to dark brown, dorsum with brown chevron and 6 brown oval spots.

Body length male: 5.5-6.5 mm

Colouration as in males, but slightly lighter. Prosoma length: 2.8-3.1 mm.

Body length female: 6-7 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Turkey
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Greece   (Bosmans & Chatzaki, 2005) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2024a) |||

Bosmans R, Chatzaki M (2005) A catalogue of the spiders of Greece – a critical review of all spider species cited from Greece with their localities. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische arachnologische Vereniging 20 (2, suppl.): 1-124 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

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S, Coşar İ (2024a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2024 [last updated 01 January 2024], online at pdf

Lecigne S (2021a) A new species of Sintula (Linyphiidae), redescription of Brigittea innocens (Dictynidae) and eight spider species newly recorded for Turkey (Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 62: 11-34 pdf

Seyyar O, Ayyildiz N, Topçu A (2009) Description of a new species of the genus Nomisia Dalmas, 1921 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Turkey with some faunistical remarks. Zootaxa 2006: 62-68 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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