Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Lachesana  Strand, 1932   4 species

Lachesana blackwalli  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

Description

Terminal part of tibial apophysis perpendicular to its base. Chelicerae covered with thin long hairs. Gnathocoxae conical. Prosoma yellow. Legs yellow. Opisthosoma yellow in females, in males marked with black-brown spots.

Body length male: 10-15 mm
Body length female: 10-15 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Israel, Lebanon
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Distribution List
Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Greece / Crete   (no references) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

Jocqué R (1991) A generic revision of the spider family Zodariidae (Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 201: 1-160 pdf

Özkütük R S, Yağmur E A, Gücel S, Shafaie S, Özden Ö, Kunt K B (2020) New records of the East Mediterranean Lachesana (Aranei: Zodariidae), with description of a new species. Arthropoda Selecta 29: 334-338 pdf

Russell-Smith A, Allison R, Askins M, Blumsom W, Snazell R, Spilling C (2011) A provisional checklist and gazetteer of the spiders of Chios, Greece (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 15: 133-167 pdf

Thaler K, Knoflach B (2004) A new Lachesana species from Greece and additional records from the Near East (Arachnida, Araneae, Zodariidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 13: 41-46 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
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