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Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Larinia  Simon, 1874   6 species

Larinia chloris  (Audouin, 1826)

Description

Prosoma yellowish, with a indistinct medain line anteriorly. Sternum light brown. Opisthosoma elonhated, dorsum with a pattern of brown longitudinal stripes and pairs of black spots, sides creamy yellow (sometimes almost black), venter with a white longish spot, surrounded by a dark line.

Body length male: 5.2 mm
Body length female: 5.6-8.5 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): North and East Africa, to Israel, Turkey and India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh
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References

Kunt K B, Kaya R S, Özkütük R S, Danişman T, Yagmur E A, Elverici M (2012) Additional notes on the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 36: 637-651

Levy G (1986) Spiders of the genera Siwa, Larinia, Lipocrea and Drexelia (Araneae: Araneidae) from Israel. Bull Br arachnol Soc 7: 1-10

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
23-04-2013 Datasheet update Old value
23-04-2013 Image insert
23-04-2013 Distribution update Old value