Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Agelena  Walckenaer, 1805   5 species

Agelena orientalis  C. L. Koch, 1837

Description
Male

Embolus tip in prolateral view of the pedipalp straight.

Body length male: 11.0-13.6 mm
Female

Coloration yellow with peculiar dorsal pattern on opisthosoma.

Body length female: 10.2-17.7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy to Central Asia, Iran
Figures
References

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Updates
11-06-2014 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value
25-06-2013 Distribution update Old value
15-04-2013 Distribution update Old value
26-03-2013 Image insert