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Female 4 to 5 mm.
yellowish with a sometimes faint red-orange and posteriorly a red-orange area that is sometimes striped. In juvenile animals these markings are often clearer.
greenish (in juvenile animals) or orange with a thin, yellowish band along the edge. and area around the eyes often darker.
Legs and pale yellowish (young animals) or pale orange.
Male 3 to 4 mm.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female. The however, are almost black.
In various kinds of areas of low plants and shrubs, and on the ground.
Common in the whole of Europe.
Spring, summer and autumn.