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Images and Species Descriptions
Text and photographs © 2011 Jørgen Lissner
The Spiders of Europe and Greenland
Family: Palpimanidae (Palp-footed Spiders)
Genus: Palpimanus Dufour, 1820
Palpimanus canariensis Kulczynski, 1909
Range: Spain (Canary Islands) (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Canary Is (Platnick 10.0).
Palpimanus cyprius Kulczynski, 1909
Range: Cyprus (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Cyprus, Syria, Israel (Platnick 10.0).
Palpimanus gibbulus Dufour, 1820
Range: Croatia, Greece (Crete), Greece (Cyclades), Greece (Dodecanese Islands), Greece (Mainland), Greece (North Aegean Islands), Italy (Mainland), Italy (Sardinia), Italy (Sicily), Portugal (Mainland), Spain (Mainland) (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Mediterranean, Central Asia (Platnick 10.0).
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Female.
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Male palp.
Male, the species possess only one pair of active spinners.
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Male abdomen.
Palpimanus orientalis Kulczynski, 1909
Range: Albania, Greece (Dodecanese Islands), Greece (Mainland) (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Albania, Greece (Platnick 10.0).
Palpimanus punctatus Kritscher, 1996
Range: Malta (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Malta (Platnick 10.0).
Palpimanus uncatus Kulczynski, 1909
Range: Greece (Dodecanese Islands) (van Helsdingen 2009.1). Global range: Egypt, Turkey, Greece (Platnick 10.0).