Drassyllus praeficus (L. Koch, 1866)

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Description of Drassyllus praeficus

Physical Characteristics

Female 5 to 8 mm.
Abdomen black-brown.
Carapace black-brown.
Legs black-brown with slightly lighter metatarsi and light brown tarsi.
Palps black.

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


Dry and open areas, e.g. vineyards and hillsides.


Occurs in the whole of Europe, but not common.


Spring and summer.