Philodromidae  Thorell, 1870 / Tibellus  Simon, 1875   6 species

Tibellus oblongus  (Walckenaer, 1802)

Description

Tibial apophysis short. Embolus slender. Epigyne with angular median part, ± as long as wide. Prosoma light yellow, with broad, dark median stripe, males often more intensely patterned and darker. Legs yellowish, sometimes with fine darker spots. Opisthosoma light yellow, sometimes reddish, dorsally with brown median stripes, posteriorly with 1-2 pairs of dark spots.

Body length male: 5-7.5 mm
Body length female: 6.5-11.5 mm
Additional information

Amongst grass in damp and dry, but sunny places

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): North America, Europe, North Africa, Turkey, Israel, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to Far East), Central Asia, China, Korea, Japan
Phenology
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References

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Updates
24-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
10-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
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15-04-2013 Distribution update Old value