Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Turkozelotes  Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009   5 species

Turkozelotes microb  Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009


Retrolateral tibial apophysis with membranous lobe. Body colour yellowish grey. Opisthosoma with light brown scutum, area of book-lungs light yellow.

Body length male: 3.2 mm

Bell shaped epigyne with a small rhomboid atrium. Spermathecae with two pairs of chambers and coiled copulatory ducts, forming pouches

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Greece, Turkey
Distribution List
Greece   (no references) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||

Chatzaki M (2018) On the ground spider genera Marjanus gen. n., Lasophorus gen. n. and Turkozelotes Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Greece. Zootaxa 4392: 521-545 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at pdf

Kovblyuk M M, Seyyar O, Demir H, Topçu A (2009) New taxonomic and faunistic data on the gnaphosid spiders of Turkey (Aranei: Gnaphosidae). Arthropoda Selecta 18: 169-187 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

14-03-2018 Datasheet update Detail
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