Prosoma length: 3.4 mm.Body length male: 7.8 mm
Epigyne oval, with a bean-shaped depression containing 2 oval pits. Prosoma length: 4.5 mm.Body length female: 10.4 mm
This species of African origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once but could not establish so far.
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