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

Pardosa baehrorum  Kronestedt, 1999


Prosoma female: brown with light brown, median band, lateral bands less distinct, laterally with dark and light hairs, white hairs on prosomal margin. Male: dark with dense, white-yellowish hairs, median longitudinal band clearly visible, small white-haired spots laterally. Prosoma length: < 2.4 mm. Sternum yellowish-brown. Chelicerae yellowish-brown. Legs yellowish, with weak annulations. Opisthosoma brown with median stripe, grained with grey, laterally and ventrally with grey-brown spots.

Body length male: 4.0 mm
Body length female: 5.6 mm
Additional information

Only found in alluvial forests as yet

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||

Kronestedt T (1999a) A new species in the Pardosa lugubris group from Central Europe (Arachnida, Araneae, Lycosidae). Spixiana 22: 1-11 pdf

Kropf C, Hänggi A, Braunwalder M (2000) Zwei neue Spinnenarten für die Schweiz (Arachnida, Araneae). Jahrbuch des Naturhistorischen Museums Bern 13: 21-26 pdf

Töpfer-Hofmann G, Cordes D, von Helversen O (2000) Cryptic species and behavioural isolation in the Pardosa lugubris group (Araneae, Lycosidae), with description of two new species. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 257-274 pdf

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