Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Shaitan  Kovblyuk, Kastrygina & Marusik, 2013   1 species

Shaitan elchini  Kovblyuk, Kastrygina & Marusik, 2013

Description
Male

Prosoma yellow, ovoid, eye region slightly darkened, prosoma length: 2 mm. Chelicerae light brown, with conspicuous frontal setae, promargin with 1 denticle, retromargin with 2 denticles. Sternum white-yellow, ovoid. Legs yellow, except tarsi I-II slightly darker. Opisthosoma without scutum.

Body length male: 4.2 mm
Female

Colouration and chelicerae as in males. Prosoma length: 1.9 mm.

Body length female: 5.4 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Russia (Europe), Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) |||
References

Kovblyuk M M, Kastrygina Z A, Marusik Y M (2013b) A new genus Shaitan elchini gen. et sp.n. (Aranei: Gnaphosidae) from Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan. Arthropoda Selecta 22: 145-151 pdf

Kuzmin E A, Esyunin S L (2016a) The first record of Shaitan (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) for Russia. Bulletin of Perm University, Biology 1: 22-28 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

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
17-05-2016 Distribution update Detail
20-08-2013 Datasheet update Detail
20-08-2013 Image insert
20-08-2013 Distribution update Detail