Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   141 species

Zodarion talyschicum  Dunin & Nenilin, 1987

Description
Male

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
Female

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.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Azerbaijan, Iran
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) |||
References

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

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

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

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

Updates
02-11-2020 Image insert
21-03-2016 Datasheet update Detail
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