Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   43 species

Ozyptila danubiana  Weiss, 1998


Prosoma dark brown, with light brown radial stripes and spots, median part white in posterior half, distinctly marked off; behind the eyes with 4 indistinct spots. Prosoma length: 1.43 mm. Sternum dark, with lighter horseshoe-shaped marking. Legs: coxae yellow, with a brown and white terminal ring, femur I dark brown, with a small white prolateral spot. Patella and Tibia I dark, median part lighter. Femur II-IV darkened only in distal half, basal part light. Patella, tibia and metatarsus II-IV light yellow, basal part of tibia and metatarsus II-IV darker. Opisthosoma white, with light brown spots, dorsum with wedge-shaped spot and 3 black-brown transverse bands, venter dark, almost black, with small light spots. Spinnerets light.

Body length male: 2.35 mm

Female unknown.

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Romania, Greece

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Van Keer J, Van Keer K, De Koninck H, Ramel G (2010) The arachnofauna (Araneae) of wetland Kerkini (Macedonia-Northern Central Greece). Act zool Bulg 62: 141-160

Weiss I (1998a) Oxyptila danubiana spec. nova aus dem Donau-Delta, Rumänien (Araneae, Thomisidae). Linzer biol Beitr 30: 259-262

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2