Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   49 species

Ozyptila westringi  (Thorell, 1873)

Description

Embolus distally bent.

Body length male: 2.6-3.2 mm
Body length female: 3.8-4.8 mm
Additional information

in transition zone of salty meadows and dunes, halophilic

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Menorca (Barrientos & Febrer 2018): only female, should be confirmed with male; Luxembourg (Kreuels et al. 2019) has to be confirmed, preliminary not accepted here
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Sweden, Netherlands, Germany
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Distribution List
Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| Sweden   (Kronestedt, 2001) |||
References

Barrientos J A, Febrer J B (2018) Arañas (Arachnida, Araneae) de Menorca (Islas Baleares, España). 2: “adenda et corrigenda”. Descripción de tres especies nuevas. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 33: 39-51 pdf

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 pdf

Kreuels M, Staudt A, Christian S (2019) Die Spinnenfauna von Luxemburg – eine Zusammenstellung der Nachweise aus den Jahren 1906-2018 (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin de la Société des naturalistes luxembourgeois 121: 203-230 pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Wunderlich J, Schultz W (1995) Ozyptila westringi (Thorell 1873), eine in Deutschland seltene Krabbenspinnenart (Arachnida: Araneae: Thomisidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4: 329-333 pdf

Updates
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