Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Alopecosa  Simon, 1885   52 species

Alopecosa schmidti  (Hahn, 1835)

Description

Epigyne with round median part, slightly wider than long. Prosoma red-brown, with reddish longitudinal stripe. Prosoma length female: 4.6-7.4 mm, prosoma length male: 4.5-6.3 mm. Sternum dark brown. Legs yellowish. Femur (sometimes also patella and tibia) with black longitudinal stripes. Opisthosoma ventrally black. Spinnerets reddish yellow.

Body length male: 10-11 mm
Body length female: 14-18 mm
Additional information

In moss of dry, open areas, under bushes and stones

Frequency: Widely distributed

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Sweden, Central to eastern and south-eastern Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Iran
Phenology
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References

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World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
28-04-2014 Distribution update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value