Ctenizidae  Thorell, 1887 / Cyrtocarenum  Ausserer, 1871   2 species

Cyrtocarenum cunicularium  (Olivier, 1811)


Bulbus: tip of embolus pointed. Prosoma golden brown. Prosoma length: 7.1 mm. Tibia I with a strong apical spine.


Prosoma brown. Prosoma length: 8.3 mm. Chelicerae: promargin with 7 to 8 teeth, retromargin with 5 teeth.

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece, Crete, Rhodes, Turkey

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