Zangherella algerica (Simon, 1895)

LePeru, 2011, Atypidae to Theridiidae, The Spiders of Europe, a Synthesis 1 : 338-339

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6192770

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6192770

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/49AC1E71-8422-864E-5DDC-DC09BE6608FE

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scientific name

Zangherella algerica (Simon, 1895)
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Zangherella algerica (Simon, 1895)

Anapis "Pseudanapis" Z. minima Caporiacco, 1949 .

References. SIMON, 1895 (A.a.):1 fig. palp. Kratochvil , 1935a (P. a.):1 fig. palp Brignoli, 1968c

(P. a.):1 fig. vulva, 4 fig. palp,1 fig. chelicera,1 fig. leg I,1 fig. tarsal claw. WUNDERLICH, 1980b (P. a.): 1 fig. epigyne,1 fig. vulva, 2 fig. palp,1 fig. ocular area frontal view,1 fig. female body lateral view, 1 fig. leg I. Thaler & al, 1998:1 fig. vulva, 2 fig. palp.

Description (synthesis). - Female. Total length 0.80-0.90 mm; cephalothorax 0.43-0.45 mm long, 0.33-0.38 mm wide; abdomen 0.71 mm long, 0.65 mm wide. Cephalothorax reddish-brown; cephalic part convex and smooth; thoracic part grained, with 2 protuberances. Abdomen with 2 reddish-brown scuta; dorsal scutum almost as wide as abdomen; ventral scutum occupies half of the venter of abdomen. Clypeus as wide as the length of chelicerae. Chelicerae with 4+1 teeth. Sternum heart-shaped, brown; coxae IV twice their diameter apart. Eyes: median eyes onethird of their diameter apart and 2 diameters from posterior laterals; lateral eyes almost contiguous; posterior row straight. Legs lighter than carapace; tarsus I without strong short spine. - Male. Total length 0.80-0.90 mm; cephalothorax 0.50 mm long, 0.32 mm wide; abdomen 0.65 mm long, 0.55 mm wide, 0.32 mm high. Characters as in female.

Habitat. Forests, under stones.

Periode. Females from January to June; males in April, September and December.

Distribution. Italy (Toscane; Romagna; Lazio); BRIGNOLI, 1981b states "probably common in a large part of the Western Mediterranean, but overlooked". Algeria, Tunisia.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Anapidae

Genus

Zangherella

Loc

Zangherella algerica (Simon, 1895)

LePeru 2011
2011
Loc

Z. minima

Caporiacco 1949
1949