Cheiracanthium striolatum (Simon, 1878)

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Description of Cheiracanthium striolatum

Physical Characteristics

Female approximately 10 mm.
Abdomen light brown with a dark brown cardiac mark and slanting, dark brown stripes at the rear.
Carapace dark brown with a very thin, slightly darker median band.
Legs and palps light brown.

Male size unknown.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female.


In plants in warm areas.


Occurs in Europe only in the western Mediterranean.


Spring and early summer.