Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Eratigena  Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013   20 species

Eratigena incognita  (Bolzern, Crespo & Cardoso, 2009)


Prosoma yellowish brown coloured with two longitudinal bands of darkened triangular dots. Opisthosoma dark gray-green. Palp: Patellar apophysis absent. Broad and flat lateral tibial apophysis.

Prosoma length: 1.8-2.0 mm, prosoma width: 1.4-3.0 mm.


Opisthosoma dark gray-green, dorsally in the anterior half a narrow bright median band, not very distinct; more posteriorly shading into 3–5 chevrons. Small diverticulae at the copulatory ducts.

Prosoma length: 2.8–3.5 mm, prosoma width: 2.0–2.7 mm.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Portugal
Distribution List
Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bolzern A, Crespo L, Cardoso, P (2009) Two new Tegenaria species (Araneae: Agelenidae) from Portugal. Zootaxa 2068: 47-58 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

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

11-04-2016 Datasheet update Detail