Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Phaeocedus  Simon, 1893   5 species

Phaeocedus mikha  Levy, 2009


Prosoma brown, with short fovea. Legs brown. Retromargin of chelicera with a lobe. Opisthosoma dark, dorsum with indistinct undulating lines or 2 pairs of white spots, scutum present.


Female unknown.

Additional information

In dune area.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Israel, Portugal
Distribution List
Portugal   (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

Levy G (2009) New ground-spider genera and species with annexed checklist of the Gnaphosidae (Araneae) of Israel. Zootaxa 2066: 1-49 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Wunderlich J (2015b) Descriptions of two Gnaphosidae (Araneae) from Portugal: Phaeocedus mikha Levy 2009 new to Europe, and Gnaphosa monteserra n. sp. Beiträge zur Araneologie 9: 446-449 pdf

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