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Description of Dictyna uncinata (Barbed mesh-weaver)
Closely resembles the Common mesh-weaver (Dictyna arundinacea).
Female 2,5 to 3,5 mm.
Abdomen brown to black-brown with a characteristic pattern of white spots.
Carapace brown to black-brown with white hairs on the head region.
Legs and palps light yellow-brown with thin annulations.
Male 2,5 to 3 mm.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female.
Plants and shrubs to forest edges and gardens.
Common in the whole of Europe.
Spring and summer.