Pholcidae: Pholcus

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Body length 7-10 mm; prosoma pale yellowish brown with dark grey pattern; opisthosoma often with paired, dark spots; male pedipalp and epigyne as figs.

Pholcus phalangioides (Fuesslin, 1775)

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male Pedipalp
(Wiehle 1953)
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male Pedipalp
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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male Pedipalp, ventral view
(Roberts 1995)
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male Pedipalp
(Wiehle 1953)
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female Epigyne
(Braendegaard 1966)
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female Epigyne
(Roberts 1995)
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female Epigyne
(Wiehle 1953)
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female Epigyne
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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female Vulva
(Wiehle 1953)
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female Habitus
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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Prosoma, dorsal view
(Heimer & Nentwig 1991)
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Eyes, frontal view
(Braendegaard 1966)
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Chelicerae, ventral view
(Locket & Millidge 1951)
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Body length 4-5 mm; yellowish; prosomal pattern as fig.; opisthosoma mostly unicoloured; male pedipalp and epigyne as figs.

Pholcus opilionoides (Schrank, 1781)

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male Pedipalp
(Roberts 1995)
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male Pedipalp
(Wiehle 1953)
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male Pedipalp
(Wiehle 1953)
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female Epigyne
(Roberts 1995)
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female Epigyne
(Wiehle 1953)
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female Vulva
(Wiehle 1953)
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Prosoma, dorsal view
(Heimer & Nentwig 1991)
Further taxa

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1. Pholcus alticeps Spassky, 1932

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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Bulbal apophysis
(Huber 2011)
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female Genitalia, ventral view
(Huber 2011)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Huber 2011)

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2. Pholcus crassipalpis Spassky, 1937

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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Bulbus
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Bulbus
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Procursus, dorsal view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Bulbal apophysis, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicera, frontal view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Kovblyuk & Nadolny 2011)

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3. Pholcus creticus Senglet, 1971

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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Senglet 1971)
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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Bulbus, lateral view
(Senglet 1971)
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male Procursus, dorsal view
(Senglet 1971)
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male Procursus, retrolateral view
(Senglet 1971)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Bulbal apophysis
(Senglet 1971)
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male Prosoma, frontal view
(Senglet 1971)
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male Opisthosoma, lateral view
(Senglet 1971)
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female Genitalia, ventral view
(Senglet 1971)
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female Genitalia, ventral view
(Huber 2011)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Senglet 1971)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Huber 2011)
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female Opisthosoma, lateral view
(Senglet 1971)

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4. Pholcus ponticus Thorell, 1875

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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Bulbus, ventral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Paracymbium
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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female Epigyne, ventral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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female Epigyne, lateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)

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5. Pholcus sidorenkoi Dunin, 1994

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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicerae, frontal view
(Huber 2011)
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female Epigyne
(Dong et al. 2017)
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female Vulva
(Dong et al. 2017)
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female Prosoma, dorsal view
(Dong et al. 2017)

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6. Pholcus spasskyi Brignoli, 1978

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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Brignoli 1972a)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Brignoli 1972a)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Procursus
(Brignoli 1972a)
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male Bulbal apophysis
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicerae, frontal view
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicera
(Brignoli 1972a)
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female Genitalia, ventral view
(Huber 2011)
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female Epigyne
(Brignoli 1972a)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Huber 2011)
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female Vulva
(Brignoli 1972a)

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7. Pholcus spiliensis Wunderlich, 1995

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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Wunderlich 1995f)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Wunderlich 1995f)
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male Pedipalp, dorsal view
(Wunderlich 1995f)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Bulbal apophysis, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicera, frontal view
(Wunderlich 1995f)
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male Trochanter
(Wunderlich 1995f)
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female Genitalia, ventral view
(Huber 2011)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Huber 2011)

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8. Pholcus turcicus Wunderlich, 1980

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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Huber 2011)
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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Pedipalp, prolateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Paracymbium
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Paracymbium
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Prosoma, lateral view
(Wunderlich 1980d)
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male Chelicerae, frontal view
(Huber 2011)
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male Chelicerae, frontal view
(Wunderlich 1980d)

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9. Pholcus velitchkovskyi Kulczyński, 1913

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male Pedipalp, retrolateral view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Procursus, prolateral view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Procursus, ventral view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Procursus, dorsal view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Procursus, retrolateral view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Bulbal apophysis, ventral view
(Senglet 2008)
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male Bulbal apophysis, prolateral view
(Senglet 2008)
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female Vulva, ventral view
(Senglet 2008)
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female Vulva, dorsal view
(Senglet 2008)