Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Trabea  Simon, 1876   2 species

Trabea paradoxa  Simon, 1876

Description
Male

Without distinct dorsal pattern, orange-red. Sternum and legs yellow. Palp: tip of cymbium with long, narrow, hairless zone and with specialized, flattened setae. Tegular apophysis with distinct hook.

Prosoma length: 3.3 mm, prosoma width: 2.4 mm.

Female

Colour as in male. Epigyne posteriorly rounded, with large, bright median field. Position of translucent receptacles far anterior.

Prosoma length: 2.8 mm, prosoma width: 2.0 mm.

Body length female: 7.6 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Southern Europe, Turkey
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References

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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
16-10-2018 Distribution update Old value
30-12-2017 Distribution update Old value
24-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value