Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Philodromus  Walckenaer, 1826   51 species

Philodromus pinetorum  Muster, 2009


Embolus irregularly curved with a sharp bend and sudden narrowing at 12 o’clock position. Retrolateral tibial apophysis in lateral view tower-shaped.

Body length male: 4.0-4.5 mm

Epigynal grooves small slits along the median septum

Body length female: 5.3-6.5 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal to Turkey
 male  female
Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| France   (no references) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Italy   (Nardi et al., 2019) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Crespo L C, Muster C (2012) Philodromus pinetorum Muster, 2009 (Araneae: Philodromidae), new to the Iberian spider fauna. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 21: 59-60 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 pdf

Muster C (2009a) Phylogenetic relationships within Philodromidae, with a taxonomic revision of Philodromus subgenus Artanes in the western Palearctic (Arachnida: Araneae). Invertebrate Systematics 23: 135-169 pdf

Nardi D, Lami F, Pantini P, Marini L (2019) Using species-habitat networks to inform agricultural landscape management for spiders. Biological Conservation 239(108275): 1-8 pdf

Simon E (1932) Les arachnides de France 6 (4). Paris (Roret): 773-978 pdf

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

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