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

Eratigena hispanica  (Fage, 1931)

Description
Male

Eyes reduced in size. Tibia I longer than prosoma. Conductor reaching the distal margin of the alveolus.

Prosoma length: 2.3 mm.

Body length male: 5.2 mm
Female

Eyes reduced in size. Prosoma not darkened. Sternum with indistinct pale median region. Opisthosoma brown-yellowish, only cardiac mark darker. Legs without a pattern. Tibia I longer than prosoma. Epigyne: Larger membranous part anteriorly of posterior sclerite. Epigynal teeth present. Distally elongated and convoluted appendages at the copulatory duct.

Prosoma length: 3.0-3.2 mm.

Body length female: 5.5-6.5 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2017)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Spain
Figures
References

Brignoli P M (1977c) Sur quelques Tegenaria cavernicoles d'Espagne (Araneae, Agelenidae). In Comunicacions del 6è. Simposium d'Espeleologia, Terrassa 1977: 69-71

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Arch Zool expér 71: 91-291

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (in press) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research early view

Ribera C (1978a) Descripción del macho de Tegenaria hispanica Fage 1931 (Araneae Agelenidae). Publ Dept Zool Univ Barcelona 3: 29-32

Ribera C, Barrientos J A (1986) Sobre algunas tegenarias cavernicolas poco conocidas del Mediterraneo español. Mém Soc r ent Belg 33: 187-197

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
10-05-2016 Datasheet update Old value
08-07-2014 Image insert