Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Berlandina  Dalmas, 1922   15 species

Berlandina nubivaga  (Simon, 1878)


Cymbium oval. Tibial apophysis relatively small, short, ventrally bent and with a blunt end. Epigyne with slender median part. Metatarsus I and II and Tarsus: scopula only weakly developed. Opisthosoma grey-brown with dense white hairs and extended black regions.

Body length male: 6 mm
Body length female: 5.1-6.5 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Alps (France, Italy, Switzerland), North Macedonia, Bulgaria
 male  female
Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| France   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| North Macedonia   (no references) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Dalmas R de (1921) Monographie des Araignées de la section des Pterotricha (Araneae: Gnaphosidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 89: 233-328 pdf

Hänggi A, Erdin T (unpubl.)

Isaia M, Negro M, Rolando A (2008) Notes on the distribution of Berlandina nubivaga with the description of the male (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Journal of Arachnology 36: 180-183 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf