Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Bassaniodes  Pocock, 1903   22 species

Bassaniodes ulkan  (Marusik & Logunov, 1990)


Prosoma whitish-brown, with brown spots, one black triangular, one white quadratic spot and a thin white marginal band. Sternum white, with brown spots. Chelicerae white, with brown spots and with longitudinal stripes basally. Legs mottled, legs I-III brown, with a thin white stripe dorsally and black and brown spots laterally, leg IV white, mottled with brown and black spots. Opisthosoma grey, dorsum with thin white stripes and black spots.

Body length female: 9.7-14.4 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Russia (Europe), Kyrgyzstan
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"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.

Russia, Eastern   (no references) |||

Esyunin S L, Tuneva T K, Farzalieva G S (2007) Remarks on the Ural spider fauna (Arachnida, Aranei), 12. Spiders of the steppe zone of Orenburg Region. Arthropoda Selecta 16: 43-63 pdf

Marusik Y M, Logunov D V (1990) The crab spiders of Middle Asia, USSR (Aranei, Thomisidae). 1. Descriptions and notes on distribution of some species. Korean Arachnology 6: 31-62 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

28-07-2018 Image insert