Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Gnaphosa  Latreille, 1804   66 species

Gnaphosa nigerrima  L. Koch, 1877

Description

Male palp reddish, base of distal apophysis bent. Epigyne with weakly pronounced scapus. Prosoma brown-black to black, labium reddish. Chelicerae reddish. Legs brown-black to black, with brighter spots.

Body length male: 6.1-7 mm
Body length female: 6.7-9.1 mm
Additional information

In bogs and swampy places

Frequency: Rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Norway: Løvbrekke H, personal communication 09.09.2015
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| Belgium   ( no references ) ||| Czechia   ( no references ) ||| Denmark   ( no references ) ||| Finland   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( no references ) ||| Latvia   ( no references ) ||| Liechtenstein   ( no references ) ||| Lithuania   ( no references ) ||| Norway   ( no references ) ||| Poland   ( no references ) ||| Romania   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Kaliningrad Region   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Northern   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Western   ( no references ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| Sweden   ( no references ) ||| Switzerland   ( no references ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||
References

Cera I (2018) The checklist of Latvian spiders (Arachnida: Araneae). Environmental and Experimental Biology 16: 139-152 pdf

Cera I, Keiss O (2016) Spider species new to the fauna of Latvia and new localities for Gnaphosa lapponum and G. nigerrima (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Latvijas Entomologs 53: 122-124 pdf

Felton C (1997) Gnaphosa nigerrima L. Koch (Araneae: Gnaphosidae), a spider new to Britain.   Bull Br Arachnol Soc 10: 311-312

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Ovtsharenko V I, Platnick N I, Song D X (1992) A review of the North Asian ground spiders of the genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 212: 1-88

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Roberts M J (1995) Spiders of Britain and Northern Europe. Collins Field Guide Bath

Tullgren A (1946) Svensk spindelfauna. 3. Egentiliga spinddlar. Araneae Fam 5-7. Clubionidae, Zoridae och Gnaphosidae. pl. I - XXI Stockholm (Entomol Fören): 1-141

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
27-08-2019 Image insert
23-01-2018 Distribution update Detail
10-09-2015 Distribution update Detail