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Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Heriaeus  Simon, 1875   12 species

Heriaeus buffoni  (Audouin, 1826)

Description
Male

Pedipalp with distinct ventral and retrolateral apophyses. Tip of embolus stout. Prosoma length: 2.0-2.3 mm, prosoma width: 1.9-2.2 mm. Body colouration light yellow to white.

Body length male: 3.8-4.6 mm
Female

Epigyne rather flat, hood-shaped, with membraneous folds on both sides. Epigyneal groove shallow. Conspicuous copulatory openings situated at posterior part of epigynal plate. Prosoma length: 2.2 mm, prosoma width: 2.2 mm.

Body length female: 5.9 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): North Africa, Israel
Figures
Distribution List
Egypt   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Morocco   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2019) |||
References

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

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 http://www.spidersofturkey.info pdf

Levy G (1973) Crab-spiders of six genera from Israel (Araneae: Thomisidae). Israel Journal of Zoology 22: 107-141 pdf

Loerbroks A (1983) Revision der Krabbenspinnen-Gattung Heriaeus Simon (Arachnida, Araneae, Thomisidae). Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 26: 85-139 pdf

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

Updates
14-04-2018 Image insert
18-02-2014 Datasheet update Detail
18-02-2014 Image insert