Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Leptopilos  Levy, 2009   6 species

Leptopilos levantinus  Levy, 2009

Description
Male

Palpus: large, thick, hooked tegular apophysis bends above two small pointed dark processes and a fine transparent lamina, tibial apophysis tapers to slightly truncated tip. Prosoma length: 1.3 mm, prosoma width: 0.9 mm.

Female

Epigyne: anterior cap-like hood (reminds of a little girl’s summer hat) rises above nearly round median cavity. Cavity coated inside by brown rigid transparent membrane. Sides of cavity partly flanked by transparent folds. Prosoma length: 1.2-1.3 mm, prosoma width: 0.9 mm.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Greece, Israel, Iran
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Distribution List
Greece   (Chatzaki & Van Keer, 2019) ||| Greece / Crete   (Chatzaki et al., 2002a; Chatzaki et al., 2002b) |||
References

Chatzaki M, Thaler K, Mylonas M (2002a) Ground spiders (Gnaphosidae; Araneae) of Crete (Greece). Taxonomy and distribution. I. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 109: 559-601 pdf

Chatzaki M, Thaler K, Mylonas M (2002b) Ground spiders (Gnaphosidae, Araneae) of Crete and adjacent areas of Greece. Taxonomy and distribution. II. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 109: 603-633 pdf

Chatzaki M, Van Keer J (2019) Ground spiders (Araneae: Gnaphosidae, Liocranidae, Prodidomidae) from the Greek islands Rodos, Symi and Karpathos, with the description of new species. Zootaxa 4646: 434-460 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
02-11-2020 Distribution update Detail
25-07-2019 Distribution update Detail
13-06-2016 Datasheet update Detail