Dictynidae  O. P.-Cambridge, 1871 / Brigittea  Lehtinen, 1967   5 species

Brigittea vicina  (Simon, 1873)

Description
Male

Prosoma red-brown. Opisthosoma yellow, mostly with indistinct, continuous, dark longitudinal band. Legs red-yellow. Palp: Tibia short, median apophysis large, cone-shaped and with two long spikes. Conductor narrow, tongue-shaped, pointed, finely granulated. Prosoma length: 1.1-1.2 mm.

Female

Prosoma red-brown. Opisthosoma yellow, mostly with indistinct, continuous, dark longitudinal band. Legs red-yellow. Epigyne: Both grooves narrow, separated by broad bridge. prosoma length: 1.1-1.2 mm.

Body length female: 4.3 mm
Additional information

On plants and low bushes in warmer areas, very rare.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Mediterranean to Central Asia
Figures
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2017) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: October 2017. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 12.10.2017)

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). Nieuwsbr Belg Arachnol Ver 28: 1-147

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

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

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

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308

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
24-01-2017 Image insert
13-06-2016 Datasheet update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value