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Female 2 to 3.5 mm.
Abdomen shiny reddish-brown to dark brown with a white to cream white spot on top and sometimes white to creamy white edges. Sometimes completely dark.
Carapace shiny reddish brown to brown with dark radial stripes and a dark triangle on the eye area.
Legs and palps light yellow.
Male 2 to 3 mm.
Abdomen shiny reddish-brown to almost black.
Carapace shiny reddish-brown to almost black.
Legs pale yellow. Femora IV has at the base a strong spine.
Palps shiny reddish-brown to almost black.
Low plants and leaves of trees in moist areas. In the Alps up to 1,000 m.
Common in the whole of Europe.
Spring, summer and autumn.