Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Eratigena  Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013   20 species

Eratigena picta  (Simon, 1870)

Description

Tibial apophysis rounded distally. Vulva with longish receptaculum seminis, entrance ducts convoluted. Prosoma yellow-brown, sometimes with black pattern. Sternum dark brown, unicoloured, median slightly brighter sometimes. Legs yellowish grey-brown, unicoloured. Opisthosoma dark brown, sometimes slightly reddish, dorsally with bright chevrons.

Body length male: 5.5-8 mm
Body length female: 6-9 mm
Additional information

In warm places under stones and amongst low plants

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Omitted from the Italian checklist by Pantini & Isaia (2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Russia, North Africa
Phenology
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References

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Loksa I (1969) Pokok I-Araneae I. Fauna Hungariae 97: 2.1-2.133

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94

Pesarini C (unpubl.)

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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
29-12-2014 Distribution update Old value
28-04-2013 Distribution update Old value