Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Tegenaria  Latreille, 1804   89 species

Tegenaria lyncea  Brignoli, 1978


Prosoma yellow with thin dark grey margin, with light grey radial stripes and darker areas between them, cephalic region brown, with dark brown median stripe and 2 lateral stripes. Labium, maxillae and chelicerae dark brown. Legs light yellow. Opisthosoma with pattern of grey and pale markings. Spinnerets pale.

Body length male: 8.0 mm

Colouration of prosoma, sternum, chelicerae and opisthosoma as in males. Legs light brown with yellow femora. Spinnerets pale, except basal segment of anterior spinnerets.

Body length female: 7.75 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Turkey, Azerbaijan
 male  female

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