Gnaphosidae  Banks, 1892 / Berlandina  Dalmas, 1922   16 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
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Alps (France, Italy, Switzerland), North Macedonia, Bulgaria
 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.

Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| France   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| North Macedonia   (Blagoev, 2002) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||

Blagoev G (2002) Check list of Macedonian spiders (Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 54: 9-34 pdf

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