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Description of Argyrodes argyrodes (Dewdrop spider)
Female 4 to 6 mm.
Abdomen remarkably high and pointed. Colour and markings very variable. Often silver with black spots and sometimes red areas.
Carapace dark brown to black.
Legs yellowish to brown.
Palps dark brown to black.
Male 4 to 6 mm.
Markings and colours almost identical to the female. Carapace strongly elevated at the front with two hairy lumps. On the posterior lump the median eyes are located.
Occurs in the Mediterranean area.
The portrayed specimens have been found in June. No further information about the period is known.