Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Pseudeuophrys  Dahl, 1912   6 species

Pseudeuophrys lanigera  (Simon, 1871)

Description

Tibial apophysis short, claw-like strongly bent distally, some individuals with subdistal apophysis of diverse lengths, partly asymmetrically varying. Vulva with elongated, slightly bent receptaculum seminis. Prosoma brown, with white hairs in median and eye region. Clypeus covered with white hairs, eyes fringed with orange hairs. Opisthosoma with bright median line.

Body length male: 2.6-5 mm
Body length female: 3.5-6 mm
Additional information

In and on buildings and at walls

Since a few decades, this species shows some spreading tendencies within Europe. Nevertheless, it shall not be listed as alien or invasive because it is native for Europe.

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

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Updates
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
07-05-2013 Image insert
30-04-2013 Image insert
29-04-2013 Datasheet update Old value