Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Textrix  Sundevall, 1833   6 species

Textrix denticulata  (Olivier, 1789)

Description

Tibial apophysis symmetrical, pointed. Epigyne with heart-shaped epigynal plate, with a protrusion. Prosoma black, with silver-white longitudinal band. Legs brown, with black spots and annulations. Opisthosoma mostly black, dorsally with reddish brown longitudinal band that is sometimes white spotted on margins. Spinnerets strikingly long.

Body length male: 5.7-8 mm
Body length female: 7-9 mm
Additional information

In small funnel webs, in sunny forest edges and on walls of buildings

Frequency: very frequent in some places

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Turkey
Phenology
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References

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Morka G H (unpubl.)

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Roberts M J (1995) Spiders of Britain and Northern Europe. Collins Field Guide Bath

Seyyar O, Harmanşah İ, Türkeş T, Demir H (2016b) A further study on Textrix denticulata (Olivier, 1789) from Turkey (Araneae: Agelenidae). Serket 15: 80-84

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
22-02-2017 Image insert
22-02-2017 Distribution update Old value
09-05-2016 Image insert