Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   153 species

Zodarion talyschicum  Dunin & Nenilin, 1987


Pedipalp: tibial apophysis straight, distal end with small hook. Prosoma brown, cephalic part darker, fovea, triangular spot, radial stripes and margin dark brown. Prosoma length: 1.43 mm. Sternum and coxae yellow. Legs: femur I brown, femora II-IV yellowish brown, remaining segments yellow. Opisthosoma metallic dark brown, ventro-lateral part and venter whitish.

Body length male: 2.85 mm

Colouration as in males, but opisthosoma dark brown, covered with metallic shining hairs, with postero-dorsal spot, venter pale yellow, sides with droplet-shaped spot. Prosoma length: 1.50 mm.

Body length female: 3.25 mm
Additional information

Themo- and mesophilic species, in litter layer of deciduous forests.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Azerbaijan, 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.

Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) |||

Dunin P M, Nenilin A B (1987) The spider family Zodariidae in the Caucasus (Arachnida: Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 68: 191-198 pdf

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Zamani A, Dimitrov D, Weiss I, Alimohammadi S, Rafiei-Jahed R, Esyunin S L, Moradmand M, Chatzaki M, Marusik Y M (2020c) New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part VII. Arachnology 18: 569-591 pdf

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