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Liocranidae  Simon, 1897 / Scotina  Menge, 1873   4 species

Scotina occulta  Kritscher, 1996

Description
Male

Colouration as in females, except dorsal opisthosomal pattern hardly visible.

Body length male: 4.09 mm
Female

Prosoma unicoloured ochre, ocular area slightly darker. Chelicerae slightly darker than prosoma, promargin with 3 teeth, retromargin with 2 small teeth. Sternum and legs ochre. Opisthosoma grey, dorsum with white, indistinct chevrons.

Body length female: 4.08 mm
Additional information

Under stones.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Malta
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Malta   (Pfliegler et al., 2017) |||
References

Kritscher E (1996) Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Spinnen-Fauna der Maltesischen Inseln (Chelicerata: Araneae). Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie B 98: 117-156 pdf

Pfliegler W A, Schönhofer A, Niedbała W, Vella P, Sciberras A, Vella A (2017) New records of mites (Acari) and harvestmen (Opiliones) from Malta with a preliminary checklist of Maltese Arachnida. Soil Organisms 89: 85-110 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
29-12-2015 Image insert