Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Evippa  Simon, 1882   6 species

Evippa kirchshoferae  Roewer, 1959


Prosoma length: 2.32 mm.

Body length male: 4.92 mm

Prosoma black. Prosoma length: 3 mm. Sternum black. Legs pale yellow, ventral side unicoloured, femora and tibiae with 2 black spots, patellae and base of metatarsi with 1 black spot. Opisthosoma: dorsum black-brown, posterior half with 3 pairs of oblique oval, golden yellow spots.

Body length female: 5-6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Tunisia, Spain
 male  female
Distribution List
Spain   (Barrientos et al., 2015a; Branco et al., 2019) ||| Tunisia   (Alderweireldt, 1991) |||

Alderweireldt M (1991) A revision of the African representatives of the wolf spider genus Evippa Simon, 1882 (Araneae, Lycosidae) with notes on allied species and genera. Journal of Natural History 25: 359-381 pdf

Barrientos J A, Miñano J, Mestre L (2015a) Primera cita de Evippa Simon, 1882 para Europa occidental y descripción del macho de Evippa kirchshoferae Roewer, 1959 (Araneae: Lycosidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 27: 3-12 pdf

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

Roewer C F (1959b) Araneae Lycosaeformia II (Lycosidae). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 55: 1-518 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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