Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Pardosa  C. L. Koch, 1847   126 species

Pardosa saturatior  Simon, 1937

Description

Palp male: tarsus 1.5 mm long, very dark, black haired. Epigyne with septum, 0.75 mm long. Prosoma chocolate-brown, scarcely covered with grey hairs, lateral bands broken into 3-4 spots. Legs reddish yellow, distinctly annulated. Opisthosoma grey-black with very vague pattern.

Body length male: 7-8 mm
Body length female: 7.8-9.5 mm
Additional information

In alpine area up to snow line, in stony debris, on rocks and ice, above 1400 m.

Video:

Courtship behaviour (Chiarle et al. 2013) ( 1 ) ( 2 ) ( 3 )

 

Distribution
  Presence
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Central Europe
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| France   (no references) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Liechtenstein   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||
References

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Chiarle A, Kronestedt T, Isaia M (2013) Courtship behavior in European species of the genus Pardosa (Araneae: Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 41: 108-125 pdf

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

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

Schenkel E (1925) Beitrag zur Kenntnis der schweizerschen Spinnenfauna. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 32: 253-318 pdf

Tongiorgi P (1966a) Italian Wolf spiders of the genus Pardosa (Araneae: Lycosidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 134: 275-334 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