Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Xysticus  C. L. Koch, 1835   82 species

Xysticus thessalicoides  Wunderlich, 1995

Description
Male

Prosoma laterally with dark brown longitudinal bands. Prosoma length: 1.75 mm. Legs yellow-brown, femora dark brown, tibiae basally with large, distally with small dark rings. Opisthosoma with dark brown transverse bands.

Body length male: 3.5-4.5 mm
Female

Prosoma laterally with brown longitudinal bands. Prosoma length: 2.3 mm. Legs yellow-brown, femora with white longitudinal stripes and brown spots, tibiae basally with large, distally with small dark rings. Opisthosoma with brown transverse bands.

Body length female: 4.5-7 mm
Additional information

Under stones.

Distribution
  Presence
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Greece (incl. Crete), Turkey
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Greece   (Wunderlich, 1995b) ||| Greece / Crete   (Wunderlich, 1995b) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Logunov & Demir, 2006) |||
References

Lecigne S (2021) A new species of Sintula (Linyphiidae), redescription of Brigittea innocens (Dictynidae) and eight spider species newly recorded for Turkey (Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 62: 11-34 pdf

Logunov D V, Demir H (2006) Further faunistic notes on Cozyptila and Xysticus from Turkey (Araneae, Thomisidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 31: 40-45 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

Wunderlich J (1995b) Zur Kenntnis west-paläarktischer Arten der Gattungen Psammitis Menge 1875, Xysticus C. L. Koch 1835 und Ozyptila Simon 1864 (Arachnida: Araneae: Thomisidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4: 749-774 pdf

Updates
08-07-2021 Image insert
02-07-2021 Distribution update Detail
06-10-2017 Distribution update Detail
23-10-2014 Datasheet update Detail
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