Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Coelotes  Blackwall, 1841   25 species

Coelotes rudolfi  (Schenkel, 1925)


Palpus: Conductor of stylus distally with only one sharply pointed tip. Patellar apophysis slightly sinuous in lateral view and not tapering. 

Prosoma length: 5 mm.

Body length male: 9.5 mm

Prosoma with dark grooves radiating from the fovea. Chelicerae black-brown. Epigyne small, anterior edge of atrium accentuated and separated from lowered plate.

Prosoma length: 6 mm.

Body length female: 13.5 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Switzerland

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World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

11-04-2016 Datasheet update Old value