The families of British spiders


L. Watson and M. J. Dallwitz

Unidentified Blackwall images

Illustrations. • Clubionidae: Drassus ferrugineus Bl.. • Clubionidae: Clubiona formosa Templ.. • Clubionidae: Clubiona holosericea Walck.. • Clubionidae: Clubiona pallens Koch. • Mimetidae: Ero cambridgei or E. furcata. • Linyphiidae: Kaestneria pullata?. • Linyphiidae: Kaestneria dorsalis(?) and Saaristoa abnormis(?). • Linyphiidae: Gongylidiellum vivum?. • Linyphiidae: Thyreosthenius parasiticus?. • Linyphiidae: Microctenonyx subitaneus(?) and Tapinocyba pallens(?). • Linyphiidae: Walckenaeria antica or W. alticeps. • Linyphiidae: Micrargus apertus or M. herbigradus. • Theridiidae: Theridion pallens, T. auratum and T. haematostigma.

To view the illustrations with detailed captions, go to the interactive key. This also offers full and partial descriptions, diagnostic descriptions, differences and similarities between taxa, lists of taxa exhibiting or lacking specified attributes, and distributions of character states within any set of taxa.

Cite this publication as: ‘Watson, L., and Dallwitz, M.J. 2003 onwards. The families of British spiders. Version: 4th January 2012.’.