Hahniidae  Bertkau, 1878 / Mastigusa  Menge, 1854   3 species

Mastigusa macrophthalma  (Kulczyński, 1897)

Description

Conductor with slender terminal part, very long and uniformly bent. Epigyne posteriorly with bright median field, entrance ducts very thin and densely convoluted. Prosoma light yellow-brown. Sternum yellow-brown. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma light yellowish, sometimes with vague brownish or blackish pattern.

Body length male: 3-3.5 mm
Body length female: 3-3.5 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Records outside Hungary and the Balkans presumably belong to M. arietina (Wunderlich 1986: 70)
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Hungary, Balkans, Caucasus?, Russia (Middle and South Siberia)?
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Belgium  Removed (Bosmans & Van Keer, 2017; Wunderlich, 1986) ||| Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| France  Removed (Wunderlich, 1986) ||| Georgia   (Otto, 2020) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Montenegro   (no references) ||| Netherlands  Removed (Wunderlich, 1986) ||| Norway  Removed (Wunderlich, 1986; Aakra & Hauge, 2003) ||| Poland  Removed (Wunderlich, 1986) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Serbia   (no references) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| United Kingdom  Removed (Wunderlich, 1986) |||
References

Aakra K, Hauge E (2003) Checklist of Norwegian spiders (Arachnida: Araneae), including Svalbard and Jan Mayen. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 50: 109-129 pdf

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) pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer K (2017) Een herziene soortenlijst van de Belgische spinnen (Araneae). Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 32: 39-69 pdf

Farlund M (2019) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Siste oppdatering for funn av nye arter 10. oktober, 2019. Online at http://crocea.wordpress.com/norsk-artsliste/ pdf

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Loksa I (1969) Pokok I-Araneae I. Fauna Hungariae 97: 1-133 pdf

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Samu F, Szinetár C (1999) Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 161-184 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Wunderlich J (1986) Spinnenfauna gestern und heute: Fossile Spinnen in Bernstein und ihre heute lebenden Verwandten. Quelle & Meyer, Wiesbaden. 283 pp. pdf

Updates
29-07-2020 Distribution update Detail
08-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
01-05-2020 Distribution update Detail
24-09-2018 Image insert
26-02-2014 Distribution update Detail