Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   41 species

Ozyptila confluens  (C. L. Koch, 1845)


Habitus similar to female. Pedipalp with a stubby ventral apophysis, a slender retrolateral apophysis and a horn-shaped lateral apophysis.


Prosoma reddish brown with lighter median band. Opisthosoma dark brown with whitish brown patterns. Epigyne with a broad median septum.

Body length female: 5.5 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Southern Europe, Syria

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