Gnaphosidae  Banks, 1892 / Megamyrmaekion  Reuss, 1834   3 species

Megamyrmaekion caudatum  Reuss, 1834

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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Israel, Iran, India
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.

Algeria   (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021; Benhacene et al., 2023) ||| Egypt   (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021) ||| Libya   (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021) ||| Tunisia   (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021) |||

Benhacene R, Adjami A, Hadjeb A, Kermiche K, Ouakid M L (2023) Bibliographic checklist of the Algerian spider fauna (Araneae). Zootaxa 5352: 301-357 pdf

Bosmans R, Hervé C (2021) Less is more: eight new synonyms in Mediterranean spiders (Araneae), with a new Pelecopsis species from Tunisia (Linyphiidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 61: 58-64 pdf

Levy G (1999d) Spiders of six uncommon drassodine genera (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 45: 427-452 pdf

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

Sankaran P M, Caleb J T D (2021) On the taxonomic validity of Indian ground spiders: V. Genera Megamyrmaekion Reuss, 1834, Sosticus Chamberlin, 1922 and Gaviphosa gen. nov. (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Zootaxa 5040: 539-564 pdf

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

Zamani A, Mirshamsi O, Dolejš P, Marusik Y M, Esyunin S L, Hula V, Ponel P (2017) New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part IV. Acta Arachnologica 66: 55-71 pdf

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