Zodariidae  Thorell, 1881 / Zodarion  Walckenaer, 1826   126 species

Zodarion caucasicum  Dunin & Nenilin, 1987


Pedipalp: tibial apophysis sabre-shaped. Prosoma length: 0.92 mm. Prosoma brown, with dark brown, triangular spot and dark brown radial stripes. Prosoma length: 0.92 mm. Sternum yellow. Legs: coxae yellow, femora brown, remaining segments yellow. Opisthosoma: dorsum brown, with thin white longitudinal stripe and postero-dorsal spot, ventro-lateral and venter whitish.

Body length male: 1.88 mm

Colouration as in males, except median spot on prosoma with 2 pale, small spots. Prosoma length: 1.03-1.10 mm.

Body length female: 2.35-2.38 mm
Additional information

Thermo- and xerophilic species, in semi-deserts and dunes.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Azerbaijan
 male  female
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) |||

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.

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

21-03-2016 Datasheet update Detail
21-03-2016 Image insert