Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Histopona  Thorell, 1869   21 species

Histopona hauseri  (Brignoli, 1972)


Retrolateral tibial apophysis triangular in posterior-retrolateral view. Conductor laminous, curved, semicircular at base. Embolus whip-shaped, broadened at base. Prosoma brown-greyish, head region and sides darker. Chelicerae light brown. Sternum yellow-greyish, light brown near margin. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma dorsally and laterally grey, with dorsal markings, whitish ventrally.

Body length male: 7 mm

Vulva with coiled copulatory ducts (6 coils).

Body length female: 9 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2017)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece, Macedonia
 male  female

Gasparo F (2005b) Note sulle Histopona Thorell, 1869, del gruppo Myops di Grecia, con descrizione di una nuova specie cavernicola (Araneae, Agelenidae). Atti Memorie Commissione Grotte "E. Boegan" 40: 17-35

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (in press) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research early view

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