Tetragnathidae: Metellina Chamberlin & Ivie, 1941

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Dorsal part of paracymbium large, projecting and provided with ridges and tubercles; epigyne with distinctly marked off trapezoid median plate

Metellina merianae (Scopoli, 1763)

- Dorsal part of paracymbium not projecting; epigyne different

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Conductor strongly broadened distally; embolus relatively short; lateral epigynal parts ± circular; with single receptacula seminis

Metellina segmentata (Clerck, 1757)

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Conductor uniformly tapering distally; embolus relatively long; lateral epigynal parts longish; vulva with 2 receptacula seminis on each side

Metellina mengei (Blackwall, 1869)

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1. Metellina orientalis (Spassky, 1932)