Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Tegenaria  Latreille, 1804   95 species

Tegenaria lenkoranica  (Guseinov, Marusik & Koponen, 2005)


Prosoma gelb with grey lateral stripes in cephalic region. Sternum yellow, with 2 grey median stripes. Labium, maxillae, chelicerae and legs yellow. Opisthosoma light grey. Basal segments of posterior spinnerets brown, other spinnerets pale.

Body length male: 11.1 mm

Prosoma dark yellow, with 2 dark grey median bands in cephalic region and obscure radial stripes between them. Labium and maxillae reddish-brown. Chelicerae dark brown. Legs dark yellow with grey annulations on femora. Opisthosoma with pattern of grey and pale yellow markings. Spinnerets brown.

Body length female: 11.1 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Azerbaijan, Iran
 male  female
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) |||

Guseinov E F, Marusik Y M, Koponen S (2005) Spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Azerbaijan 5. Faunistic review of the funnel-web spiders (Agelenidae) with the description of a new genus and species. Arthropoda Selecta 14: 153-177 pdf

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

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Zamani A, Marusik Y M (2019) The spider genera Azerithonica and Tegenaria (Aranei: Agelenidae: Tegenariini) in Iran. Arthropoda Selecta 28: 291-303 pdf

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