Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Pardosa  C. L. Koch, 1847   125 species

Pardosa luctinosa  Simon, 1876

Description
Male

Colouration of males generally darker than females. Legs: Femora dark brown, tibiae and metatarsi reddish brown with dark annulation on both ends, tarsi lighter. Opisthosoma almost black, dorsum with grey lanceolate stripe.

Body length male: 6 mm
Female

Prosoma dark brown, yellow median band reduced. Legs brown, sometimes with a ring on distal ends of tibiae and metatarsi. Opisthosoma almost black, dorsum with yellow lanceolate stripe and pattern consisting of yellow spots.

Body length female: 7 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Iran, China
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References

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

Updates
22-04-2014 Datasheet update Old value
22-04-2014 Image insert
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value