Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Drassodex  Murphy, 2007   10 species

Drassodex validior  (Simon, 1914)


Retrolaterale Tbialapophyse bifid, superior prong short and strongly curved, longer than the inferior prong. Termina embolar apophysis scoop-shaped, membranous part enlarged and denticulate for ots entire length. Prosoma length: 3.69 mm.

Body length male: 8.27 mm

Epigynal atrium triangular, as wide as high to slighty wider than high. Prosoma length: 4.57-6.29 mm.

Body length female: 9.55-17.57 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): France
Distribution List
France   (Hervé et al., 2009) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019; Isaia et al., 2015) |||

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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