Clubionidae  Wagner, 1887 / Clubiona  Latreille, 1804   49 species

Clubiona frisia  Wunderlich & Schuett, 1995

Description
Male

Coloration variable, body and legs light yellow/cream or body yellow-brown to dark- or red-brown. Chelicerae and clypeus dark brown to black. Palp: Tibial apophysis with sickle-shaped, bent, narrow and distally notched retrolateral apophysis, tegulum medially protruding, membraneous conductor not very large, embolus long, reaching almost to tibial apophysis. Prosoma length: 1.9-2.5 mm, prosoma width: 1.5-1.8 mm.

Body length male: 5-6 mm
Female

Coloration variable, body and legs light yellow/cream or body yellow-brown to dark- or red-brown. Chelicerae and clypeus dark brown to black. Epigyne: slightly sclerotized, longer than wide, with variable visible vulva structures, variable posterior margin and unconspicous, not very large openings. Vulva with medium-sized receptacula seminis in frontal position, laterally with wide ducts and atria. Prosoma length: 2.3-2.9 mm, prosoma width: 1.5-2.1 mm.

Body length female: 5-7 mm
Additional information

In dry habitats, mostly in sandy areas.

Frequency: Widely distributed

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Europe to Central Asia
Phenology
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Figures
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S (2017) The Spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 01.08.2017)

Braendegaard J (1966) Edderkopper: Eller Spindlere I Danmarks Fauna 72: 1-224

Lecigne S (2016a) Clubiona frisia Wunderlich & Schuett, 1995 nouvelle espèce pour la France (Araneae, Clubionidae). Rev Arachnol (2) 3: 2-5

Locket G H, Millidge A F, Merrett P (1974) British Spiders 3. Ray Soc London

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Otto S (2015) Caucasian Spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus. Version 1.4.3. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion Natuur Baarn, Netherlands

Rozwałka R (2005) Nowe stanowisko Clubiona frisia Wunderlich & Schuett, 1995 (Araneae: Clubionidae) w Polsce [New locality of Clubiona frisia Wunderlich & Schuett, 1995 (Araneae: Clubionidae) in Poland]. Przegląd Zoologiczny 49: 53-55

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

World Spider Catalog (2017) World Spider Catalog, version 18.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch, accessed on 23.01.2017

Updates
12-08-2017 Image insert
31-03-2017 Image insert
05-03-2017 Image insert
23-10-2016 Distribution update Old value
13-06-2016 Datasheet update Old value
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value