Embolus straight, with a large basal outgrowth and a tooth-shaped structure more distally. Prosoma and legs unicoloured reddish brown. Opisthosoma unicoloured reddish brown.Body length male: 3-4 mm
Pantropically distributed, in Central Europe only in warm greenhouses
This species of South American origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once and did establish.
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