Titanoecidae  Lehtinen, 1967 / Nurscia  Simon, 1874   4 species

Nurscia albofasciata  (Strand, 1907)

Additional information

This species of Eastern Asian origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once and did not yet establish.

  Not established
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Russia (Far East), Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan. Introduced to Britain
Distribution List
United Kingdom   (Logunov & Popovici, 2021) |||

Logunov D V, Popovici G (2021) On two new non-native species of spiders (Araneae: Salticidae and Titanoecidae) from the United Kingdom. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 152: 5-6 pdf

Ono H, Ogata K (2009) Titanoecidae, Dictynidae. In: Ono H (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 132-139. pdf

Paik K Y (1966) Korean Amaurobiidae of genera Amaurobius and Titanoeca. Theses collection of Kyungpook University 10: 53-61 pdf

Song D X, Zhu M S (1985) On two species of titanoecids from China (Araneae: Titanoecidae). Sinozoologia 3: 73-76 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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