Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Maimuna  Lehtinen, 1967   4 species

Maimuna inornata  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1872)


Palp: Characteristic palpal sclerites. Fine arched embolus extends to furrowed ectal conductor. Blackish slender stylet projects from close to end of elongated median apophysis, black hook protrudes under transverse belt-like prolongation of conductor.

prosoma length: 3.9-4.3 mm, prosoma width: 2.5-2.9 mm.

Body length male: 6.9-8.3 mm

Epigyne: Characteristic contours of the large epigynal depression and form of spermathecae. Oval, elongated central depression with medially raised bottom and pouch-like widenings on sides, close to epigastric furrow. Intensity of sclerotization varies and, occasionally, contours may differ slightly. Black, relatively large spermathecal bodies discernible through integument. Inner reddish spermathecal spheres adjoin widened black tubes tapering and partly encircling sides of central depression.

prosoma length: 3.5-5.3 mm, prosoma width: 2.1-3.0 mm.

Body length female: 7.7-11.1 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece, Syria, Israel

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

Levy G (1996) The agelenid funnel-weaver family and the spider genus Cedicus in Israel (Araneae, Agelenidae and Cybaeidae). Zool Scripta 25: 85-122

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

09-05-2016 Datasheet update Old value
26-03-2013 Image insert