Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Ozyptila  Simon, 1864   49 species

Ozyptila rigida  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

Description
Male

Prosoma dark brown. Opisthosoma light, with some black spots.

Body length male: 3.0-3.2 mm
Female

Prosoma darker on sides than dorsally. Prosoma length: 2.1 mm. Opisthosoma dark brown, mottled with light patches.

Body length female: 4.8 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Russia (Caucasus), Azerbaijan, Cyprus, Israel, Saudi Arabia
Figures
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   (Otto, 2020) ||| Cyprus   (Bosmans et al., 2019c) ||| Russia, Southern   (Ponomarev & Shmatko, 2020b) |||
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Hadjiconstantis M, Komnenov M, Bosselaers J, Huber S, McCowan D, Snazell R, Decae A, Zoumides C, Kielhorn K-H, Oger P (2019c) Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian Arachnological Society 34, Suppl. 1: 1-173 pdf

Kulczyński W (1908a) Fragmenta arachnologica. X. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1908: 49-86 pdf

Levy G (1985) Araneae: Thomisidae. In Fauna Palaestina, Arachnida II. Israel Academy of Sciences and Jerusalem, 115 pp. pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Ponomarev A V, Shmatko V Y (2020b) New species and new records of spiders (Aranei) in the south of Russia. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 16: 299-309 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
21-12-2020 Image insert
21-12-2020 Distribution insert Detail
12-02-2015 Image insert