Tetragnathidae  Menge, 1866 / Tetragnatha  Latreille, 1804   20 species

Tetragnatha reimoseri  (Roșca, 1939)


Body and legs uniformly light yellow. Cheliceral teeth and gnathocoxae light brown. Opisthosoma elongated tail-like, reaching beyond spinnerets.

Body length male: 9 mm
Body length female: 10-12 mm
Additional information

rare species and difficult to find. In the daytime the spider hides in stretched position underneath grass-like leaves near water, mostly over water surface.

See also comment by IJland & van Helsdingen (2011).

  No data
Distribution comment: France: by Picard et al. (2014) as T. isidis, misidentified per Morano (2020)
Global distribution (WSC 2021): France to Poland and Bulgaria
 male  female
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Belgium   (no references) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| France   (Picard et al., 2014) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| Poland   (no references) ||| Romania   (no 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) pdf

Fedoriak M, Voloshyn V, Moscaliuc L A (2016) Scientific heritage of Alexandru Roşca: publications, spider collection, described species. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 51: 85-91 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). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Picard L, Vidal E, Bécheau F (2014) Tetragnatha isidis (Simon, 1880), une espèce des zones humides à répartition très localisée en France. Invertébrés Armoricains, les Cahiers du GRETIA 11: 85-90 pdf

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. pdf

Samu F, Szinetár C (1999) Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 161-184 pdf

Wiehle H (1963a) Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea, XII. Tetragnathidae-Streckspinnen und Dickkiefer. Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 49: 1-76 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 (2011a) Extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Heutige und fossile Spinnen. Beiträge zur Araneologie 6: 1-640 pdf

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