Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Zelotes  Gistel, 1848   125 species

Zelotes egregioides  Senglet, 2011


Pedipalp: retrolateral tibial apophysis longer than tibia. Prosoma dark brown, with black bristles. Legs dark brown, tarsi lighter. Opisthosoma black, with black adpressed hairs and black bristles.

Body length male: 5.53-6.0 mm

Colouration as in males. Median ducts of vulva variable.

Body length female: 5.5 mm
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Distribution comment: Pyrenees (Mike Brown, pers. comm.)
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Portugal, Spain, France
 male  female
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Déjean S, Danflous S (2014) Deux nouvelles espèces d’araignées pour la faune de France, découvertes dans les Pyrénées françaises : Zelotes egregioides Senglet, 2011 (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) et Cheiracanthium oncognathum (Thorell, 1871) (Araneae, Miturgidae). Revue Arachnologique (2) 1: 15-17 pdf

Senglet A (2011) New species in the Zelotes tenuis-group and new or little known species in other Zelotes groups (Gnaphosidae, Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118: 513-559 pdf

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

02-07-2013 Distribution update Detail
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