Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Pulchellodromus  Wunderlich, 2012   11 species

Pulchellodromus pardalis  (Muster & Bosmans, 2007)


Prosoma and legs yellowish brown, sides blackish. Sternum pale yellow, margins darker. Opisthosoma sparsely covered with small spots, dorsum with light brown cardiac mark, square of 4 depressed spots and inconspicuous flank patches, sides dark grey, venter whitish.

Body length male: 2.3-3.2 mm
Body length female: 3.25-4.5 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Portugal, Spain, Algeria to Egypt
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.

Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Egypt   (El-Hennawy, 2017a) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

El-Hennawy H K (2017a) A list of Egyptian spiders (revised in 2017). Serket 15: 167-183 pdf

Muster C, Bosmans R, Thaler K (2007) The Philodromus pulchellus-group in the Mediterranean: taxonomic revision, phylogenetic analysis and biogeography (Araneae: Philodromidae). Invertebrate Systematics 21: 39-72 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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