Dictynidae  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 / Brigittea  Lehtinen, 1967   5 species

Brigittea vicina  (Simon, 1873)

Description
Male

Prosoma red-brown. Opisthosoma yellow, mostly with indistinct, continuous, dark longitudinal band. Legs red-yellow. Palp: Tibia short, median apophysis large, cone-shaped and with two long spikes. Conductor narrow, tongue-shaped, pointed, finely granulated. Prosoma length: 1.1-1.2 mm.

Female

Prosoma red-brown. Opisthosoma yellow, mostly with indistinct, continuous, dark longitudinal band. Legs red-yellow. Epigyne: Both grooves narrow, separated by broad bridge. prosoma length: 1.1-1.2 mm.

Body length female: 4.3 mm
Additional information

On plants and low bushes in warmer areas, very rare.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Mediterranean to Central Asia
Figures
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from the Greek island of Crete. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28 (Suppl. 1): 1-147 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Loksa I (1969) Pokok I-Araneae I. Fauna Hungariae 97: 2.1-2.133

Mezőfi L, Markó V (2018) Some rare and remarkable spider species from Hungary (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: 1-9 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308

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
05-03-2018 Image insert
24-01-2017 Image insert
13-06-2016 Datasheet update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value