Dictynidae  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 / Altella  Simon, 1884   5 species

Altella lucida  (Simon, 1874)

Description

Tibial apophysis broadly truncated. Prosoma light yellowish to brown, eye region darkened. Sternum yellow-brown. Chelicerae yellow-brown. Legs yellow-brown. Tibia I and III ventrally with bent spines. Opisthosoma grey, sometimes with dorsal longitudinal stripe.

Body length male: 1.3-1.5 mm
Body length female: 1.5-1.8 mm
Additional information

Mostly on dwarf-shrub in sunny locations

Frequency: Rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe, Turkey
Phenology
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Distribution List
Belgium   ( no references ) ||| Croatia   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| North Macedonia   ( Komnenov, 2014; ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) ||| Spain / Balearic Islands   ( no references ) ||| Switzerland   ( Hänggi & Gloor, 2020; ) ||| Turkey (Asia)   ( no references ) ||| Ukraine   ( no references ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||
References

Danışman T, Gündüz G, Bayram A, Coşar I, Allahverdi H (2014) Contributions to the knowledge of dictynid spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae, Dictynidae). Serket 14: 63-67 pdf

Hänggi A, Gloor D (2020) Vom Wert alter Amateursammlungen – vier Spinnenarten neu für die Schweiz in der Sammlung Ketterer. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 59: 88-96 pdf

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

Komnenov M (2014) Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2: 1-267 pdf

Locket G H, Millidge A F (1951) British Spiders 1. Ray Soc London

Locket G H, Millidge A F, Merrett P (1974) British Spiders 3. Ray Soc London

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Roberts M J (1998) Spinnengids. Tirion Natuur Baarn, Netherlands

Wiehle H (1967) Beiträge zur Kenntnis der deutschen Spinnenfauna V. Senckenbergiana Biologica 48: 1-36

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

Updates
24-04-2020 Distribution insert Detail
27-11-2014 Distribution update Detail