Dictynidae  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 / Scotolathys  Simon, 1884   1 species

Scotolathys simplex  Simon, 1884


Pedipalp: femur shorter than cymbium, patella unmodified, tibial apophysis bifurcate on the tip, cymbium large, rounded on the top.

Body length male: 1.6 mm

Epigyne with small oval copulatory openings, situated close to epigastric furrow. Receptaculae large, round and translucent.

Body length female: 1.4-1.9 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Algeria, Spain, North Macedonia, Greece, Ukraine, Israel
 male  female
Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| France   (no references) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (Komnenov, 2014) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Romania   (Moscaliuc, 2013) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Ukraine   (no references) |||

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 http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Bosmans R, Baert L, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H, Maelfait J-P, Van Keer J (2009) Spiders of Lesbos (Greece). Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 24(suppl.): 1-70 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

Komnenov M (2014) Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2: 1-267 pdf

Marusik Y M, Kovblyuk M M, Nadolny A A (2009a) A survey of Lathys Simon, 1884, from Crimea with resurrection of Scotolathys Simon, 1884 (Aranei: Dictynidae). Arthropoda Selecta 18: 21-33 pdf

Moscaliuc L A (2013) Contributions to the knowledge of Romanian spider fauna. Steps towards an updated checklist. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 56: 135-142 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

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