Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Histopona  Thorell, 1870   23 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., 2022)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Greece
 male  female
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.

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, Pavlek M, Huber B A, Ballarin F, Tolve M, Čupić I, Hesselberg T, Lunghi E, Mouron S, Graco-Roza C, Cardoso P (2022) A trait database and updated checklist for European subterranean spiders. Scientific Data 9(236): 1-13 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf