Philodromidae  Thorell, 1869 / Philodromus  Walckenaer, 1826   56 species

Philodromus musteri  Lecigne & Oger, 2020


Colour: prosoma orange-brown, opisthosoma densely covered with metallic hairs; at the front, two tufts of long white hairs.

Pedipalp: tibial apophyses: VTA, trapeziform, its distal margin oblique; ITA short but broad-based and clearly rounded distally, tapered in retro-ventrolateral view; RTA robust, pointing outwards, distally truncated, the ventral and dorsal borders straight. Cymbium asymmetrical, markedly widened prolaterally; cymbial process moderately protruding as a transparent, rounded lamella. Tegulum, subcircular, prolateral side with projection, visible in ventroprolateral view; retrolateral tegular projection barely developed; intertegular retinaculum discreet, visible in ventro-retrolateral view. Descending part of sperm duct loop pointing to retrolateral corner of cymbium. Embolus, sickle-shaped, regularly curved, embolar base weakly thickened on its inner side, originating near mid-half of tegulum.

Körperlänge Männchen: 6 mm
Zusätzliche Informationen

Habitat : undergrowth of pine forest (in branches of holly)

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Turkey (Asia)   (Lecigne & Oger, 2020) |||

Lecigne S, Oger P (2020) Philodromus musteri spec. nov. of the Philodromus aureolus group from Turkey (Araneae: Philodromidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 60: 30-33 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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