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

Amaurobius pelops  Thaler & Knoflach, 1991

Description
Male

Prosoma and legs yellow brownish. Prosoma length: 2.3 mm. Opisthosoma greyish, with indistinct dorsal pattern: about 5 pairs of light spots, sometimes fused in median part, anteriorly bordered by a indistinct cardiac mark.

Body length male: 5.3-6.2 mm
Female

Colouration as in males. Prosoma length: 2.6-2.7 mm.

Body length female: 5.4-6.4 mm
Additional information

In fir forest with Juniperus.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece
Phenology
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Figures
References

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

Thaler K, Knoflach B (1991) Eine neue Amaurobius-Art aus Griechenland (Arachnida: Araneae, Amaurobiidae). Mitt schweiz ent Ges 64: 265-268

Thaler K, Knoflach B (1998d) Two new species and new records of the genus Amaurobius (Araneae, Amaurobiidae) from Greece. In Seldon, P. A. (ed.), Proceedings of the 17th European Colloquium of Arachnology, Edinburgh 1997. Edinburgh, pp. 107-114

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
09-12-2015 Image insert