Palp: embolus quite straight. Prosoma 0.79 mm long. Opisthosoma grey to black, usually with one to 5 lighter spots.Body length male: 1.2-1.7 mm
Epigyne: posterior area heavily sclerotized and dark brown. Prosoma yellow to dark brown, 0.91 mm long. Opisthosoma grey-brown to black, pattern variable, with a central whitish patch, and lateral extensions tipped with black, sometimes pattern as in T. gonygaster. Opisthosoma rhomboidal, wider than long.Body length female: 1.6-2.6 mm
In bushes, dry grasslands and stony areas in mountains.
This species of North American origin is not native to Europe (alien species). It had been introduced to Europe at least once and did establish.
"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.
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