Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   45 species

Ozyptila pullata  (Thorell, 1875)

Description
Bottom of epigynal groove with semicircular folds. Prosoma dark brown, with pale brown median stripe, bright lateral spots, eye region strongly haired. Sternum dark brown. Chelicerae dark brown. Legs I-II female: brown, legs III-IV more pale, mainly dorsally on femora. Femur III-IV male: brown, otherwise pale brown with white stripes. Opisthosoma female: dorsally pale grey-brown with irregular black pattern, strikingly white stripes anteriorly and laterally, ventrally pale yellowish brown. Male: dorsally grey with irregular black pattern, whitish stripes anteriorly and laterally, ventrally grey. Body length male: 3.1-3.2 mm
Body length female: 3.3-3.6 mm
Additional information
on dry meadows, amongst scarce vegetation

Frequency: Rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Belgium   (no references) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Hungary   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Luxembourg   (Hermann, 1998; Kreuels et al., 2019) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (Komnenov, 2014) ||| Poland   (no references) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2020) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Switzerland   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) ||| United Kingdom   (no references) |||
References

Bell D, Merrett P (2000) Ozyptila pullata (Thorell, 1875), a thomisid spider new to Britain (Araneae: Thomisidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 391-392 pdf

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Hermann E (1998) Die Spinnen (Araneae) ausgewählter Halbtrockenrasen im Osten Luxemburgs. Bulletin de la Société des naturalistes Luxembourgeois 99: 189-199 pdf

Hippa H, Koponen S, Oksala I (1986) Revision and classification of the Ozyptila rauda group (Araneae, Thomisidae). Annales Zoologici Fennici 23: 321-328 pdf

Komnenov M (2014) Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2: 1-267 pdf

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Kreuels M, Staudt A, Christian S (2019) Die Spinnenfauna von Luxemburg – eine Zusammenstellung der Nachweise aus den Jahren 1906-2018 (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin de la Société des naturalistes luxembourgeois 121: 203-230 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Pozzi S, Hänggi A (1998) Araignées nouvelles ou peu connues de la Suisse (Arachnida: Araneae). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft 71: 33-47 pdf

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
18-03-2020 Distribution insert Detail