Lycosidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Pardosa  C. L. Koch, 1847   112 species

Pardosa bifasciata  (C. L. Koch, 1834)

Description

Male palp with hook-shaped, lamella-like protrusion on the outside of tegular apophysis (in ventral view). Epigyne with an anterior pocket, with rounded corner, under which the median septum is folded. Entrance duct twisted once. Prosoma dark brown, long and slender. Prosoma length female: 2.3-2.5 mm, prosoma length male: 2.3-2.5 mm. Sternum yellowish-brown. Legs yellowish brown. Femur striped black laterally. Opisthosoma black-brown, with white-haired cardiac mark, black margined, laterally with one yellow band on each side touching each other anterior to the spinnerets.

Body length male: 4.4 mm
Body length female: 6 mm
Additional information

in meadows, in dry and sandy areas, up to subalpine region. Not frequent.

Video:

Courtship behaviour (Chiarle et al. 2013)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazalhstan, China
Phenology
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References

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Updates
11-05-2018 Distribution update Old value
02-10-2017 Image insert
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value