Clubionidae  Wagner, 1887 / Clubiona  Latreille, 1804   50 species

Clubiona similis  L. Koch, 1867

Description

Tibial apophysis with U-shaped projecting branch, broadened and indented at tip. Copulatory opening (in contrast to the drawing by Wiehle) more slit-like than round. Prosoma yellow-red. Chelicerae dark. Legs yellowish. Opisthosoma grey-red, with light hairs.

Body length male: 3-4 mm
Body length female: 8-7.9 mm
Additional information

on low vegetation in damp localities

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus
Phenology
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Figures
References

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Tullgren A (1946) Svensk spindelfauna. 3. Egentiliga spinddlar. Araneae Fam 5-7. Clubionidae, Zoridae och Gnaphosidae. pl. I - XXI Stockholm (Entomol Fören): 1-141

Wiehle H (1965b) Die Clubiona - Arten Deutschlands, ihre natürliche Gruppierung und die Einheitlichkeit im Bau ihrer Vulva (Arach., Araneae). Senck Biol 46: 471-505

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
08-11-2018 Distribution update Old value
08-11-2018 Image insert
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value