Family: Theridiidae Sundevall, 1833 | key
Genus: Crustulina Menge, 1868 | key
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    Crustulina guttata (Wider, 1834)      [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:007322]
    Description

    Cymbium distally broad. Epigyne with lateral grooves. Prosoma dark brown, sometimes bright red-brown. Sternum dark brown. Chelicerae dark brown. Legs dark brown, vaguely annulated, short and robust. Opisthosoma almost circular, brown, dorsally with 3 longitudinal rows of white spots (rarely missing).

    Body length male: 2-2.5 mm, Body length female: 2.0-2.5 mm

    Additional information

    On the ground of open forest areas
    Frequent, widely distributed

    Distribution
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    Global distribution (World Spider Catalog 2017): Palearctic

    Phenology

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