Tetragnathidae  Menge, 1866 / Tetragnatha  Latreille, 1804   20 species

Tetragnatha striata  L. Koch, 1862

Description

Epigynal plate ± as long as wide. Vulva with small and club-shaped receptaculum seminis. Prosoma grey-brown, rarely with narrow, dark margin. Sternum unicoloured yellowish brown. Chelicerae unicoloured yellowish brown. Male: dorsal tooth ± as long as width at its base. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma dark brown, dorsally with dark folium with golden or shiny silver median stripe and silver lateral bands, ventrally with bright spots near spinnerets, rarely completely bright.

Body length male: 8-10 mm
Body length female: 9-12 mm
Additional information

Frequent on shores of large still water, always on water side of reeds, mostly underneath leaves there

Distribution
  Presence
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| Belgium   ( no references ) ||| Bulgaria   ( no references ) ||| Czechia   ( no references ) ||| Denmark   ( no references ) ||| Estonia   ( no references ) ||| Finland   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Hungary   ( no references ) ||| Ireland   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( no references ) ||| Liechtenstein   ( no references ) ||| Lithuania   ( no references ) ||| Netherlands   ( no references ) ||| Norway   ( no references ) ||| Poland   ( no references ) ||| Romania   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Central   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Eastern   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Southern   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Western   ( no references ) ||| Serbia   ( no references ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) ||| Sweden   ( no references ) ||| Switzerland   ( no references ) ||| Turkey (Asia)   ( no references ) ||| Ukraine   ( no references ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||
References

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Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info

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Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

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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
06-08-2017 Image insert
02-08-2017 Image insert
24-09-2015 Distribution update Detail