Hahniidae  Bertkau, 1878 / Hahnia  C. L. Koch, 1841   14 species

Hahnia helveola  Simon, 1875

Description

Male palp with slender patellar apophysis, distally hook-like bent. Cymbium longish oval. Tibial apophysis strongly bent, sickle-shaped, its end reaching approximately the middle of tibia. Epigyne with X-shaped entrance ducts shining through. Prosoma yellow-brown, with distinct spot in foveal region. Metatarsus III and IV distally with several spines. Opisthosoma pale yellow with dark chevrons.

Body length male: 2.2 mm
Body length female: 2.4-3 mm
Additional information

In forests, bogs, heathland and coastal habitats.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Europe, Turkey
Phenology
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References

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Updates
05-04-2017 Image insert
31-05-2016 Image insert