Anyphaenidae  Bertkau, 1878 / Anyphaena  Sundevall, 1833   6 species

Anyphaena sabina  L. Koch, 1866

Description
Male

Chelicerae moderately strong with tree teeth in the outer end up to six teeth in the inner row. Labium, much longer than broad, reaching further than mid-point of maxillae. Legs with scopulae on tarsi and apical half of metatarsi I and II. pedipalp with brushes of stridulating hairs. Conductor is wide, terminal apophysis thick and strong. Tibial apophysis hook like, with rounded tip.

prosoma length: 2.6 mm, prosoma width: 2.2 mm.

Body length male: 5.5-6.5 mm
Female

Chelicerae moderately strong with tree teeth in the outer and up to six teeth in the inner row. Labium, much longer than broad, reaching further than mid-point of maxillae. Legs with scopulae on tarsi and apical half of metatarsi I and II. Epigyne wider than long.

prosoma length: 2.5 mm, prosoma width: 2.2 mm.

Body length female: 7-9.5 mm
Additional information

On leaves of trees and bushes.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Great Britain: Wilson (2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus
Figures
References

Bayram A, Kunt K B, Danişman T (2017) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2017 [last updated 11 January 2017], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info

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

Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144

Harvey P (2017) The buzzing spider Anyphaena sabina L. Koch, new to Essex. The buzzing spider Anyphaena numida Simon, new to Britain. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 140: 18-20

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

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

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

Urones C, Barrientos J A, Espuny A (1995) El género Anyphaena Sundevall, 1833 (Araneae: Anyphaenidae) el la Península Ibérica. Boln Asoc esp Ent 19: 109-131

Wilson R (2015) Philodromus buxi and Anyphaena sabina: two new records for the UK. Newsl Br Arachnol Soc 132: 17-19

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
08-01-2018 Image insert
09-05-2016 Datasheet update Old value
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
30-04-2015 Distribution update Old value
05-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value