Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Cozyptila  Lehtinen & Marusik, 2005   3 species

Cozyptila guseinovorum  Marusik & Kovblyuk, 2005


Pedipalp: retroventral apophysis subdivided, lateral apophysis relatively short. Embolus thick. Prosoma with uniformly dark sides or with broken sublateral bands, clypeus with 6 macrosetae, prosoma length: 1.5mm.

Body length male: 2.8 mm

Colouration lighter than in males. Prosoma length: 1.9 mm.

Body length female: 4.1 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Turkey, Ukraine, Georgia, Central Asia, Russia
 male  female

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Kovblyuk M M (2014) Spiders (Arachnida, Aranei) of Crimea: faunogenesis and hypothesis of Pontida. Ukrainska Entomofaunistyka 5: 29-53

Marusik Y M, Lehtinen P T, Kovblyuk M M (2005b) Cozyptila, a new genus of crab spiders (Aranei: Thomisidae: Thomisinae: Coriarachnini) from the western Palaearctic. Arthropoda Selecta 13: 151-163

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet:

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

16-02-2015 Distribution update Old value