Theridiidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Lasaeola  Simon, 1881   10 species

Lasaeola prona  (Menge, 1868)

Description

Male palp with bulbal apophysis, distally with 2 robust tips. Epigyne with copulatory openings widely separated. Prosoma yellowish to reddish brown, often tinged with black. Sternum yellowish to reddish brown, often tinged with black. Chelicerae yellowish, to reddish brown, often tinged with black. Legs reddish yellow. Femur distally brown. Tibia I and II distally brown, tibia IV sometimes black. Opisthosoma dark grey to almost black.

Body length male: 2-2.8 mm
Body length female: 2-3 mm
Additional information

On the ground or on low plants of sunny forest edges. Biology mostly unknown

Frequency: Very rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): North America, Europe, Caucasus, Japan
Phenology
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References

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Updates
06-03-2018 Datasheet update Old value
15-02-2016 Distribution update Old value
29-07-2014 Distribution update Old value
26-02-2014 Distribution update Old value
04-12-2013 Distribution update Old value