Tetragnathidae  Menge, 1866 / Tetragnatha  Latreille, 1804   20 species

Tetragnatha reimoseri  (Rosca, 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

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Central, Eastern Europe
 male  female
Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| Belgium   ( no references ) ||| Bulgaria   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Hungary   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( no references ) ||| Netherlands   ( no references ) ||| Poland   ( no references ) ||| Romania   ( no references ) |||

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

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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

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion Natuur Baarn, Netherlands

Wiehle H (1963a) Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea, XII. Tetragnathidae-Streckspinnen und Dickkiefer. Tierwelt Deutschlands 49

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

Wunderlich J (2011a) Extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Heutige und fossile Spinnen. Beiträge zur Araneologie 6: 1-640 pdf

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