Gnaphosidae  Pocock, 1898 / Gnaphosa  Latreille, 1804   65 species

Gnaphosa modestior  Kulczyński, 1897


Tibial apophysis short. Prosoma black-brown. Femur and coxa shiny golden-yellow. Opisthosoma black-brown.

Body length male: 6-9 mm
Additional information

Biology unknown

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Czechia, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Croatia, Italy

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Řezáč M, Růžička V, Oger P, Řezáčová V (2018a) European species of the Gnaphosa alpica complex (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). Zootaxa 4370: 289-294

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

11-01-2018 Image insert
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18-04-2016 Distribution update Old value