Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Pulchellodromus  Wunderlich, 2012   9 species

Pulchellodromus simoni  (Mello-Leitão, 1929)

Description
Male

Prosoma brown-black, with orange-brown median band and a dark median stripe in posterior area, with yellow-brown V-shaped sign. Sternum yellowish brown, with a blackish hue. Legs mainly brownish black but coxae yellowish and tarsi light brown. Opisthosoma grey, dorsum with cardiac mark and pattern of dark lateral spots and grey posterior angular lines.

Body length male: 2.5-3.2 mm
Female

Colouration as in males, except legs mainly yellow, all segments strongly mottled, except tarsi.

Body length female: 3.45-4.7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal, Spain, Algeria
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Distribution List
Portugal   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) |||
References

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

Lecigne S (2017) Contribution a la connaissance de l’araneofaune (Araneae) de l’Algarve (Portugal). Description de Theridion bernardi n.sp. (Araneae: Theridiidae) et redécouverte d’Ozyptila perplexa Simon, 1875 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 25-48 pdf

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 http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
01-01-2018 Distribution update Detail
26-11-2013 Datasheet update Detail
26-11-2013 Image insert