Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Histopona  Thorell, 1870   24 species

Histopona thaleri  Gasparo, 2005


Pedipalp with very long cymbium. Bulbus with laminar conductor, translucent, semicircular at base. Embolus broadened at base, whip-like distally, length: more than 2 times the length of conductor. Prosoma light brown with fine striae and a weak median line reaching from fovea to eye region. Chelicerae light brown, strong. Sternum yellow-brown, darker at margin, heart-shaped. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma whitish with black hairs, without markings

Body length male: 6.4-6.8 mm

Epigyne with 2 sclerotised, oval plates and a small median plate; Vulva complex, with spiral ducts (5 coils)

Body length female: 6.4-6.8 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Greece
 male  female
Distribution List
Greece   (no references) |||

Gasparo F (2005b) Note sulle Histopona Thorell, 1869, del gruppo Myops di Grecia, con descrizione di una nuova specie cavernicola (Araneae, Agelenidae). Atti e Memorie, Commissione Grotte "Eugenio Boegan" 40: 17-35 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

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