Theridiidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Enoplognatha  Pavesi, 1880   26 species

Enoplognatha parathoracica  Levy & Amitai, 1981


Prosoma 1.5-1.8 mm long. Chelicerae with one large tooth and one small tooth, large tooth with 2 denticles at its base, distal part of chelicerae distinctly swollen.

Body length male: 2.9-4 mm

Epigyne strongly sclerotized, with a distinct median septum. Prosoma 1.2-1.8 mm long. Colouration as in E.quadripunctata. Femur 0.9 times as long as prosoma.

Body length female: 3.3-4.7 mm
  No data
Distribution comment: Greece not sure.
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Turkey, Israel, Azerbaijan
 male  female
Females with egg sac in May.

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