Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   42 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 2018): Europe
Phenology
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 male  female
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References

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