Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Phlegra  Simon, 1876   19 species

Phlegra cinereofasciata  (Simon, 1868)


Tibial apophysis with 2 equally long processes, distance between them approximately the length of one process. Embolus with conical tip. Epigyne with not distinctly separated epigynal pits, copulatory openings separated by V-shaped sclerotised margin. Prosoma female: black. Male: eye region and lateral part black, otherwise yellow-reddish with 2 pale longitudinal stripes. Sternum black-brown, or brown-reddish. Opisthosoma male: dorsally with 5 dark grey longitudinal stripes.

Body length male: 5 mm
Body length female: 5 mm
Additional information

In warm, grass-grown places

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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Portugal to Central Asia, China
Distribution List
Armenia   (Otto, 2022) ||| Austria   (no references) ||| Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2022) ||| Bulgaria   (Naumova et al., 2021) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| France   (no references) ||| France / Corsica   (no references) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| North Macedonia   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Demir et al., 2014) ||| Ukraine   (Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019) |||

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