Coelotes terrestris (Wider, 1834)

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Description of Coelotes terrestris

Physical Characteristics

Female 9 to 13 mm.
Abdomen dark brown to dark grey-brown with lighter chevrons.
Carapace dark brown with a darker head.
Legs and palps dark brown.

Male 7 tot 10 mm.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female.


In not too dry forest areas under stones and in burrows.


Common in large parts of Europe.


Spring and autumn.