Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Turkozelotes  Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009   3 species

Turkozelotes microb  Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009


Retrolateral tibial apophysis with membranous lobe. Body colour yellowish grey. Opisthosoma with light brown scutum, area of book-lungs light yellow.

Body length male: 3.2 mm

Bell shaped epigyne with a small rhomboid atrium. Spermathecae with two pairs of chambers and coiled copulatory ducts, forming pouches

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece, Turkey

Bayram A, Kunt K B, Danişman T (2017) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2017 [last updated 11 January 2017], online at

Chatzaki M (2018) On the ground spider genera Marjanus gen. n., Lasophorus gen. n. and Turkozelotes Kovblyuk & Seyyar, 2009 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Greece. Zootaxa 4392: 521-545

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

Kovblyuk M M, Seyyar O, Demir H, Topcu A (2009) New taxonomic and faunistic data on the gnaphosid spiders of Turkey (Aranei: Gnaphosidae). Arthropoda Selecta 18: 169-187

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

14-03-2018 Datasheet update Old value
12-03-2018 Image insert
12-03-2018 Distribution update Old value