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 2019): Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan
 male  female

Otto S (2019) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 10.2019. Internet:

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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 Old value
24-12-2013 Image insert