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

Tegenaria pagana  C. L. Koch, 1840

Description

Dorsal tibial apophysis smaller than lateral tibial apophysis. Epigyne with lateral parts, not overtopping median part. Prosoma yellow-brown, with broad, darker margin and dark lines. Sternum brown, with broad, bright median part and bright spots. Legs yellowish, with brown spots. Opisthosoma light grey with darker chevrons.

Body length male: 6-9 mm
Body length female: 7.5-11.5 mm
Additional information

In very warm localities under stones and in buildings, in Central Europe only sporadically

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2017)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe to Central Asia. Introduced to USA, Mexico, Brazil, Chile
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References

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Updates
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
01-04-2014 Image insert
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
26-03-2013 Image insert