Amaurobiidae  Thorell, 1870 / Amaurobius  C. L. Koch, 1837   35 species

Amaurobius paon  Thaler & Knoflach, 1993


Prolateral-dorsal tibial apophysis striking, its distal half sickle-shaped. Epigyne with narrow, transverse plate. Prosoma yellow. Opisthosoma greyish, anterior part with 4 black spots, often merged

Body length male: 4.0-4.1 mm
Body length female: 4.0-4.1 mm
Additional information

Endemic species in the Peleponnese. Under stones and logs in woodland; 1100 m

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece

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

Thaler K, Knoflach B (1993) Two new Amaurobius species (Araneae: Amaurobiidae) from Greece. Bull Br Arachnol Soc 9: 132-136

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