Oonopidae  Simon, 1890 / Triaeris  Simon, 1892   1 species

Triaeris stenaspis  Simon, 1892


Tibia I-II with 5 pairs and patella I-II with 3 pairs of spines. Metatarsus I-II without spines. Opisthosoma reddish, dorsal scuticula dark red-brown.

Body length female: 1.8 mm
Additional information

Male unknown. Biology mostly unknown, established in various greenhouses.

This species of Central American origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once and did establish.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Africa. Introduced to North, Central, South America, Caribbean, Europe, Iran, Taiwan, Australia, Pacific Is.
Distribution List
Czechia   ( no references ) ||| Denmark   ( no references ) ||| Finland   ( Koponen et al., 2016; ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Hungary   ( no references ) ||| Ireland   ( no references ) ||| Poland   ( no references ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||

Bristowe W S (1948) Notes on the structure and systematic position of oonopid spiders based on an examination of the British species. Proc Zool Soc Lond 118: 878-891

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

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at http://biolcoll.utu.fi/arach/checklist_of_spiders_in_Finland.htm

Lissner J, Scharff N (2017) Danish Spiders. Online at http://www.danmarks-edderkopper.dk

Locket G H, Millidge A F (1951) British Spiders 1. Ray Soc London

Miller F, Zitnanska O (1976) Einige bemerkenswerte Spinnen aus der Slowakei. Biologia Bratisl 31: 81-88

Pfliegler W P (2014) Records of some rare and interesting spider (Araneae) species from anthropogenic habitats in Debrecen, Hungary. e-Acta Naturalia Pannonica 7: 143-156

Rozwałka R, Rutkowski T, Bielak-Bielecki P (2017a) New data on introduced and rare synanthropic spider species (Arachnida: Araneae) in Poland (II). Annales Universitatis Mariae Curie-Skłodowska, Lublin-Polonia 71: 59-85 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

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