Segestriidae  Simon, 1893 / Ariadna  Audouin, 1826   10 species

Ariadna algarvensis  Wunderlich, 2011


Prosoma medium to dark grey to almost black, sometimes chestnut-brown. Prosoma length: 1.9-2.4 mm. Opisthosoma grey, with a white lateral band.

Body length male: 3.8-4.8 mm

Legs I-II distal to patella darkened.

Body length female: 6.0-10.0 mm
  No data
Distribution comment: Probably in Spain (Lozano 2018)
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Portugal
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.

Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

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

Lozano J A (2018) Contribución al conocimiento de las Arañas (Araneae) de la provincia de Badajoz (Extremadura, España). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 32: 21-30 pdf

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

Wunderlich J (2011a) Extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Heutige und fossile Spinnen. Beiträge zur Araneologie 6: 1-640 pdf