Scytodidae  Blackwall, 1864 / Scytodes  Latreille, 1804   13 species

Scytodes univittata  Simon, 1882


Prosoma length: 3.5-4.1 mm.

Body length male: 6.5-7.5 mm

Prosoma length: 2.45-6.4 mm.

Body length female: 4.77-11.77 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Egypt, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, India. Introduced to Hawaii, Mexico, Cuba, Venezuela, Brazil, Paraguay, Chile, Canary Is., Spain
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Egypt   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Italy   (Trotta, 2017) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

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

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

Brignoli P M (1976a) Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Scytodidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83: 125-191 pdf

Carrillo J, Ferrández M A (2014) Primeros registros de Scytodes univittata Simon 1882 (Araneae: Scytodidae) en la Península Ibérica. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 24: 53-57 pdf

Trotta A (2017) Segnalazioni faunistiche italiane. Scytodes univittata Simon, 1882 (Araneae, Scytodidae). Bollettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 149: 93 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

01-05-2020 Distribution update Detail
14-12-2017 Distribution update Detail
29-07-2014 Image insert
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22-07-2014 Distribution update Detail