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

Histopona isolata  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1983


Prosoma and chelicerae pale orange, promargin with 3 retromargin with 4 teeth. Sternum and ventral side of coxae white. Legs yellow to ochre. Opisthosoma creamy white, dorsum with a faint pattern consisting of a white longitudinal band followed by 4-5 chevrons.

Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2017)

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece (Crete)

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1983) The genus Histopona Thorell (Araneae, Agelenidae) with description of two new cave-dwelling species. Mém Biospéol 10: 325-337

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

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