Thomisidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Heriaeus  Simon, 1875   11 species

Heriaeus graminicola  (Doleschall, 1852)

Description

Epigyne with small copulatory opening. Prosoma light green. Legs light green, III-IV slightly paler. Opisthosoma light green. Male: oval, hardly longer than wide.

Body length male: 4.4-5.1 mm
Body length female: 6.3-7.5 mm
Additional information

In dense vegetation of humid areas (e.g. reeds)

Distribution
  Presence
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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Caucasus
Phenology
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References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

Buchholz S (2013) Spider records from East Macedonia and Thrace (NE Greece). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 45: 45-53

Grbić G, Gajić I, Stanković M (2011) Preliminary notes on the spider fauna (Arachnida, Araneae) of the Special Nature Reserve Zasavica. Acta entomologica serbica 16: 127-138 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Loerbroks A (1983) Revision der Krabbenspinnen-Gattung Heriaeus Simon (Arachnida, Araneae, Thomisidae). Verh Naturwiss Ver Hamburg 26: 85-139

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Ponomarev A V (2005b) [Spiders (Aranei) of the Rostov Area: fauna, landscape and zonal distribution]. PhD Thesis

Vidal E, Oger P (2017) Heriaeus graminicola (Doleschall, 1852) (Araneae, Thomisidae) unse espèce confirmée pour la faune de France. Revue Arachnologique 2 4: 11-13 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
14-04-2018 Image insert
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27-08-2017 Distribution update Old value
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24-09-2015 Distribution update Old value
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