Eresidae  C. L. Koch, 1845 / Eresus  Walckenaer, 1805   18 species

Eresus lavrosiae  Mcheidze, 1997

Description
Male

Prosoma black, dark brown or carmine, cephalic region bulged. Prosoma length: 6 mm. Chelicerae black or brown, densely covered with black hairs, cheliceral furrow margin with 1 tooth. Sternum shagreen, dark brown or black. Legs densely covered with black setae. Opisthosoma black or dark brown, densely covered with short setae, the sides with 2 broad white bands, dorsum with 2-3 pairs of oval, red or whitish impressed dots, venter black or dark brown.

Female

Female unknown.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Turkey, Georgia
Figures
Distribution List
Georgia   (Otto, 2020) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Zamani et al., 2020b) |||
References

Mcheidze T S (1997) Spiders of Georgia: Systematics, Ecology, Zoogeographic Review. Tbilisi Univ, 390 pp 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

Zamani A, Altin Ç, Szűts T (2020b) A black sheep in Eresus (Araneae: Eresidae): taxonomic notes on the ladybird spiders of Iran and Turkey, with a new species. Zootaxa 4851: 559-572 pdf

Updates
11-09-2020 Image insert
11-09-2020 Distribution insert Detail
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