Philodromidae: Philodromus

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Metatarsus I with 2 pairs of ventral spines (of which the second is situated in the middle of the segment or more basally), posterior median eyes closer to posterior lateral eyes than to anterior lateral eyes or equidistant

histrio-group

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Metatarsus I with at least one proapical spine, posterior median eyes closer to anterior lateral eyes than to posterior lateral eyes

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Leg III longer than legs I and IV (in P. margaritatus males leg I slightly longer than III), cymbium flat and disc-like, receptacula voluminous without copulatory ducts

margaritatus- and poecilus-groups

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Not so

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Tibia I with 5 pairs of ventral spines (including apicals), cymbium flat and disc-like, vulva with coiled copulatory ducts

Philodromus dispar Walckenaer, 1826

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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Roberts 1995)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Braendegaard 1972a)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Simon 1932)
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male Tibial apophysis
(Heimer & Nentwig 1991)
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female Epigyne
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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female Epigyne
(Roberts 1995)
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female Epigyne
(Braendegaard 1972a)
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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Simon 1932)
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female Vulva
(Heimer & Nentwig 1991)
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Tibia I with 3-4 pairs of ventral spines, cymbium and copulatory ducts different

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Metatarsi without dorsal spines, basal embolus usually swollen, glandular heads connected to receptacula by long ducts

pulchellus-group

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Metatarsi with a dorsal spine at position of basal pair of ventral/lateral spines, copulatory organs different

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Eyes situated on white tubercles, colour of body and legs pale yellowish

rufus-group

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Eyes not situated on white tubercles, colour of body and legs brownish

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Metatarsi with two pairs of ventral spines (no apicals), sperm duct loop opens posterio-retrolaterad, median septum of epigyne U-shaped

Philodromus emarginatus (Schrank, 1803)

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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Roberts 1995)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Logunov & Huseynov 2008)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Ono & Martens 2005)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Ono & Martens 2005)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Simon 1932)
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male Tibial apophysis, retrolateral view
(Logunov & Huseynov 2008)
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male Tibial apophysis, retrolateral view
(Logunov & Huseynov 2008)
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male Tibial apophysis, retrolateral view
(Logunov & Huseynov 2008)
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male Tibial apophysis
(Simon 1932)
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female Epigyne/vulva
(Song et al. 1999)
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female Epigyne
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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female Epigyne
(Roberts 1995)
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female Epigyne
(Simon 1932)
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Metatarsi with three pairs of ventral spines (including apicals), sperm duct loop opens prolaterad, median septum of epigyne not U-shaped

aureolus-group

This key has kindly been provided by Christoph Muster.
Further taxa

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1. Philodromus bonneti Karol, 1968

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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Karol 1968)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Karol 1968)

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2. Philodromus catagraphus Simon, 1870

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female Habitus, dorsal view
(Simon 1873a)

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3. Philodromus emarginatus lusitanicus Kulczyński, 1911

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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Kulczyński 1911a)
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male Palpal tibia, retrolateral view
(Kulczyński 1911a)

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4. Philodromus hadzii Silhavy, 1944

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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Silhavy 1944)
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female Vulva
(Silhavy 1944)

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5. Philodromus juvencus Kulczyński, 1895

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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Kulczyński 1895)

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6. Philodromus pelagonus Silhavy, 1944

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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Silhavy 1944)
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female Vulva
(Silhavy 1944)
7. Philodromus cammarus Rossi, 1846 world
8. Philodromus dilutus Thorell, 1875 world