Liocranidae  Simon, 1897 / Agroeca  Westring, 1861   12 species

Agroeca parva  Bosmans, 2011


Prosoma yellowish brown, with narrow grey-black margin and submedian stripe. Legs yellowish brown, femora with 2 broad annulations, basal half of patellae I-III grey. Opisthosoma grey-black, dorsum with grey-brown denticulate median stripe, venter yellowish brown, with some grey-black spots in posterior half.

Body length male: 3.6-3.8 mm

Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 4.1-4.5 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Israel, Iran
 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.

Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Greece   (Bosmans, 2011) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Elverici et al., 2013) |||

Bosmans R (2011) On some new or rare spider species from Lesbos, Greece (Araneae: Agelenidae, Amaurobiidae, Corinnidae, Gnaphosidae, Liocranidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 40: 15-22 pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Elverici M, Özkütük R S, Kunt K B (2013) Two new liocranid species records from Turkey (Araneae: Liocranidae). Munis Entomology and Zoology 8: 305-308 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Zamani A, Nadolny A A, Dolejš P (2022b) New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part X. Arachnology 19: 551-573 pdf

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15-03-2022 Distribution update Detail
23-12-2015 Distribution update Detail
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