Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Pulchellodromus  Wunderlich, 2012   11 species

Pulchellodromus punctiger  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1908)


Tibia I with three pairs of ventral spines. Palp: cymbium narrow with more or less parallel margins, embolar base narrow, retrotibial apophysis as long as ventral tibial apophysis, embolus freely visible in ventral view, conductor tip with claw-like process.

Prosoma length: 1.6-2.4 mm.


Tibia I with three pairs of ventral spines. Epigyne: Epigynum without grooves, median septum slightly excavated, epigynal folds sigmoid, copulatory ducts longer than diameter of receptacula, strongly S-shaped, glandular heads small. Receptacula well separated from each other, median
septum relatively wider.

Prosoma length: 2.1-3.2 mm.

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Distribution comment: Spain: Lecigne (2012)
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Canary Is., Spain
Distribution List
Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Lecigne S (2012) Inventaire aranéologique (Arachnida, Araneae) dans la ville d’Estepona (Malaga, Espagne). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 21: 161-167 pdf

Muster C, Bosmans R, Thaler K (2007) The Philodromus pulchellus-group in the Mediterranean: taxonomic revision, phylogenetic analysis and biogeography (Araneae: Philodromidae). Invertebrate Systematics 21: 39-72 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

11-07-2016 Datasheet update Detail