Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Scotophaeus  Simon, 1893   18 species

Scotophaeus insularis  Berland, 1936

Description
Male

Prosoma and legs pale yellow. Prosoma length: 3 mm. Chelicerae pale yellow, retromargin with a very small tooth. Opisthosoma grey, with a yellow-reddish scutum, covering 1/4 of opisthosomal length.

Body length male: 7.5 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 3 mm.

Body length female: 10.5 mm
Additional information

Under a stone on an eroded beach area (Chios, Greece)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Cape Verde Is., Greece
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Greece   (no references) |||
References

Berland L (1936) Mission de M. A. Chevalier aux iles du Cap Vert (1934). 1. Araignées. Revue Française d'Entomologie 3: 67-88 pdf

Russell-Smith A, Allison R, Askins M, Blumsom W, Snazell R, Spilling C (2011) A provisional checklist and gazetteer of the spiders of Chios, Greece (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 15: 133-167 pdf

Schmidt G, Geisthardt M, Piepho F (1994) Zur Kenntnis der Spinnenfauna der Kapverdischen Inseln (Arachnida: Araneida). Mitteilungen des Internationalen Entomologischen Vereins 19: 81-126 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
04-09-2015 Image insert