Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Tibellus  Simon, 1875   6 species

Tibellus maritimus  (Menge, 1875)

Description

Embolus thick, basally with transverse folds. Epigyne with median part longer than wide. Prosoma light yellow, with broad, dark median stripe, laterally with longitudinal row of dark spots, males normally more intensely patterned and darker than females. Legs yellowish, sometimes with fine darker spots. Opisthosoma light yellow, sometimes reddish, dorsally with brown median stripes, laterally with longitudinal row of dark spots.

Body length male: 5.5-6.5 mm
Body length female: 6.5-12.5 mm
Additional information

On grass in both humid and dry, but sunny places

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Records in Azerbaijan are based on misidentifications.
Global distribution (WSC 2019): North America, Europe, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to Far East), Central Asia, China
Phenology
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References

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Updates
04-03-2016 Distribution update Old value
24-09-2015 Distribution update Old value
28-04-2014 Distribution update Old value