Prodidomidae  Simon, 1884 / Zimiris  Simon, 1882   1 species

Zimiris doriai  Simon, 1882


Body and legs pale brownish, without any pattern. Anterior median eyes black, all lateral eyes silverish. Prosoma dorsally only with few hairs.

Additional information

This species of Asian origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once but could not establish so far.

  Not established
  No data
Distribution comment: Introduced in Germany (Jäger 2005)
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Circumtropical

Jäger P (2005) Zimiris doriai (Araneae: Prodidomidae) -- erstmals nach Deutschland eingeschleppt. Arachnol Mitt 29: 17-19

Platnick N I, Penney D (2004) A revision of the widespread spider genus Zimiris (Araneae, Prodidomidae). Am Mus Novit 3450: 1-12

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

World Spider Catalog (2017) World Spider Catalog, version 18.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, accessed on 23.01.2017

26-02-2015 Distribution update Old value