Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Pulchellodromus  Wunderlich, 2012   9 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
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal, Spain, Algeria to Egypt
Distribution List
Egypt   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) ||| Portugal   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) |||

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

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

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

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

26-11-2013 Datasheet update Detail
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