Titanoecidae  Lehtinen, 1967 / Nurscia  Simon, 1874   3 species

Nurscia albomaculata  (Lucas, 1846)

Description

Epigyne strongly sclerotised with clearly visible copulatory openings. Prosoma red-brown. Sternum black-brown. Chelicerae black-brown. Legs red-brown. Femur darker. Opisthosoma dorsally with 4-6 pairs of small, white spots, velvety haired, black-brownish red.

Body length male: 10-11 mm
Body length female: 6.6-11 mm
Additional information

under stones on sunny slopes

Distribution
  Presence
  Not established
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2017): Europe, Turkey, Egypt to Central Asia
Figures
References

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Updates
04-04-2017 Distribution update Old value
05-12-2013 Distribution update Old value