Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Pardosa  C. L. Koch, 1847   126 species

Pardosa eiseni  (Thorell, 1875)


Male palp with broad, basal part of shield-process. Embolus flat, bent, ending with broad lamella. Prosoma red-brown, with yellow median longitudinal band, broadened anteriorly, lateral band not interrupted. Prosoma length female: 3.0-3.7 mm, prosoma length male: 2.9-3.6 mm. Legs yellowish, dark, annulated (mostly dorsally). Femur I and II ± brown. Opisthosoma grey-brown with reddish pattern.

Body length female: 7 mm
Additional information

In coniferous forest, on lichens and moss, 800-1200 m

Frequency: Frequent

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Scandinavia, Russia (Europe to Far East)
 male  female
Distribution List
Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| Norway   (Aakra & Hauge, 2003) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) ||| Sweden   (Kronestedt, 2001) |||

Aakra K, Hauge E (2003) Checklist of Norwegian spiders (Arachnida: Araneae), including Svalbard and Jan Mayen. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 50: 109-129 pdf

Fjellberg A (unpubl.)

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

Kronestedt T (2004) Studies on species of Holarctic Pardosa groups (Araneae, Lycosidae). VI. On the identity of Pardosa luciae Tongiorgi with notes on P. trailli (O. P.-Cambridge) and some other species in the P. nigra-group. In Thaler, K. (ed.), Diversität und Biologie von Webspinnen, Skorpionen und anderen Spinnentieren. Denisia 12: 281-290 pdf

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

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

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