Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Pyrenecosa  Marusik, Azarkina & Koponen, 2004   3 species

Pyrenecosa rupicola  (Dufour, 1821)

Prosoma black-brown or grey-brown. Legs dark brown or yellow-brown, partly annulated with black. Opisthosoma black-brown or grey-brown. Body length male: 7.9-8.6 mm
Body length female: 8.2-10 mm
Additional information
western Alps, Pyrenees and Sierra Nevada, 2000-3500 m
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, France, Switzerland

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