Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Textrix  Sundevall, 1833   6 species

Textrix chyzeri  De Blauwe, 1980


Prosoma fawn, with light median band, eye region black. Prosoma length: 4 mm. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on pro- and retromargin. Sternum with darker margin. Legs: femora with 3 rings (indistinct in males). Opisthosoma: dorsum anteriorly with light, narrow band, on each side with 2 orange dots, posterior part with chevrons, venter grey.

Body length male: 8 mm

Colouration as in males, except tibiae of legs with indistinct annulations. Prosoma length: 2.8 mm.

Body length female: 6.8 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Hungary, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2017) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: October 2017. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 12.10.2017)

Blauwe R de (1980a) Revision de la famille des Agelenidae (Araneae) de la région Mediterranéenne (2e partie). Bull Inst R Sci Nat Belg 52 (1): 1-54

Demircan N, Topçu A (2016) First records for spider fauna of the European part of Turkey (Araneae). Serket 15: 85-91

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

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

16-05-2018 Distribution update Old value
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