Gnaphosidae  Banks, 1892 / Drassodex  Murphy, 2007   10 species

Drassodex simoni  Hervé, Roberts & Murphy, 2009


Retrolateral tibial apophysis bifid, superior prong short and strongly curved. Embolus without terminal apophysis. Prosoma length: 5.45 mm.

Body length male: 12.86 mm

Epigynal atrium relatively small, egg-shaped. Prosoma length: 5.78 mm.

Body length female: 14.29 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Alps (France, Italy, Switzerland)
Distribution List

"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.

France   (Hervé et al., 2009) ||| Italy   (Isaia et al., 2015) ||| Switzerland   (Hervé et al., 2009; Hänggi & Stäubli, 2012) |||

Hänggi A, Stäubli A (2012) Nachträge zum „Katalog der schweizerischen Spinnen“: 4. Neunachweise von 2002 bis 2011. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 44: 59-76 pdf

Hervé C M, Roberts J, Murphy J A (2009) A taxonomic revision of the genus Drassodex Murphy, 2007 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Zootaxa 2171: 1-28 pdf

Isaia M, Paschetta M, Chiarle A (2015) Annotated checklist of the spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) of the site of community importance and special area of conservation "Alpi Marittime" (NW Italy). Zoosystema 37: 57-114 pdf

Murphy J (2007) Gnaphosid genera of the world. British Arachnological Society St Neots, Cambridgeshire, 605 pp. pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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