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Agelenidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Eratigena  Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013   20 species

Eratigena balearica  (Brignoli, 1978)

Description
Male

Prosoma length: 2.38 mm.

Body length male: 4.97 mm
Female

Prosoma yellow-brownish, with brown radial lines. Prosoma length: 2.32 mm. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin and 4 teeth on retromargin, followed by saw-like arranged denticles. Sternum yellowish. Legs yellowish. Opisthosoma: dorsum dark grey, with 3 pairs of fused spots.

Body length female: 6.21 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain (Balearic Is.)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Spain / Balearic Islands   (Branco et al., 2019) |||
References

Barrientos J A, Febrer J B (1986) Arañas de Menorca. I. Agelenidae (Araneae). Descripción del macho de Malthonica balearica Brignoli, 1978. Orsis 2: 121-129 pdf

Bolzern A, Burckhardt D, Hänggi A (2013b) Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria-Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon morphological and molecular data. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168: 723-848 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Brignoli P M (1978a) Quelques notes sur les Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Oxyopidae et Pisauridae de France et d'Espagne (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 85: 265-294 pdf

Febrer J B, Barrientos J A (2021) Arañas (Araneae) de Menorca (Islas Baleares, España), 4. Estudio del encinar de Alfurí y nuevos datos. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 38: 109-120 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (29.05.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
07-07-2021 Image insert
08-12-2015 Image insert