Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Geolycosa  Montgomery, 1904   4 species

Geolycosa dunini  Zyuzin & Logunov, 2000


Prosoma light brown, with white marginal stripes, an elongated yellow spot in foveal area and yellow radial stripes. Prosoma length: 8.6 mm. Chelicerae brown, basal half frontally covered with white hairs. Legs yellow-brown, with dark brown semi-rings on segment articulations. Opisthosoma: dorsum brownish, with dark brown cardiac mark bordered by yellow stripes, sides yellow, venter dark brown.

Body length male: 17.1 mm

Prosoma length: 10.20 mm. Colouration as in males, except opisthosoma dorsally without yellow stripes, instead with paired row of small yellow spots.

Body length female: 22.4 mm
Additional information

In grassland at 200 -1200 m asl.

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

Armenia   (Otto, 2022) ||| Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) ||| Georgia   (Otto, 2022) |||

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

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

Zyuzin A A, Logunov D V (2000) New and little-known species of the Lycosidae from Azerbaijan, the Caucasus (Araneae, Lycosidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 305-319 pdf

31-12-2013 Datasheet update Detail
24-12-2013 Image insert