Cicurina cicur (Fabricius, 1793)

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Description of Cicurina cicur

Physical Characteristics

Female 5 to 7 mm.
Abdomen light grey-brown or yellow-brown, sometimes with a narrow dark cardiac mark.
Carapace yellow-brown to reddish brown.
Legs and palps yellow-brown.

Male 5 to 7 mm.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female.


In damp forests under logs and rocks, and between the undergrowth.


Common in almost the whole of Europe.


Spring, summer and autumn.