Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Drassyllus  Chamberlin, 1922   17 species

Drassyllus dadia  Komnenov & Chatzaki, 2016


Prosoma and chelicerae black-brown. Prosoma length: 2.0 mm. Sternum dark brown. Legs orange, femora black-brown. Opisthosoma black-brown, dorsum with shiny scutum, covering 1/3 of opisthosoma.

Body length male: 4.4 mm

Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 1.77 mm.

Body length female: 4.4 mm
Additional information

Habitat: maqui and humid grassland.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Greece, Turkey, Iran
 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.

Greece   (Komnenov et al., 2016) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Coşar et al., 2018; Danışman et al., 2022) |||

Chatzaki M (2021) Description of new ground spider species (Gnaphosidae, Araneae) from mainland Greece. Taxonomy 1: 374-394 pdf

Coşar İ, Danışman T, Kartaler M (2018) Three new records for the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Indian Journal of Arachnology 6(2017): 34-38 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2022) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2022 [last updated 24 August 2022], online at pdf

Komnenov M, Pitta E, Zografou K, Chatzaki M (2016) Discovering the still unexplored arachnofauna of the National Park of Dadia-Lefkimi-Soufli, NE Greece: a taxonomic review with description of new species. Zootaxa 4096: 1-66 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Zamani A, Nadolny A A, Esyunin S L, Marusik Y M (2022a) New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part IX. Arachnology 19: 358-384 pdf

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