Eresidae  C. L. Koch, 1845 / Eresus  Walckenaer, 1805   19 species

Eresus hermani  Kovács, Prazsák, Eichardt, Vári & Gyurkovics, 2015


Prosoma length: 2.9-4.1 mm.


Prosoma dark orange-brown, densely covered with off-white to light brown hairs. Prosoma length: 6.6-9.9 mm. Opisthosoma brown-black, densely covered with long black hairs and some short light hairs.

Additional information

Copulation period: end of March to end of April.

  No data
Distribution comment: Czechia: sub E. fulvus, but without giving any evidence for the synonymy
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Hungary
 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.

Czechia   (Řezáč et al., 2021; Růžička & Řezáč, 2022a) ||| Hungary   (Kovács et al., 2015) |||

Kovács G, Prazsák I, Eichardt J, Vári G, Gyurkovics H (2015) A new ladybird spider from Hungary (Araneae, Eresidae). ZooKeys 494: 13-30 pdf

Řezáč M, Růžička V, Hula V, Dolanský J, Machač O, Roušar A (2021) Spiders newly observed in Czechia in recent years – overlooked or invasive species? BioInvasions Records 10: 555-566 pdf

Růžička V, Řezáč M (2022a) Seznam pavouků České republiky. List of spiders of the Czech Republic. Online at and pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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