|Species Evarcha crassipes (Karsch, 1881)
Plexippus crassipes Karsch, 1881: 38, Yaginuma 1970: 672, 1974: 108,f.295,
Evarcha crassipes: Proszynski and Starega 1971: 272, Proszynski 1973b: 107-110,ff.25-32, 1976: map 133.
Material.1 female - Plexippus crassipes Karsch (Evarcha?) - Japan, Yamanakadani, Osaka [widely distributed in Japan and common], 29.VII.1958, leg.det.T.Yaginuma - coll.J.Prosznski.
(Bohd. and Prosz.,1987)
|Female. Cephalothorax reddish fawn, with
3 yellow stripes: from fovea backwards and
laterally to eye field; thorax with small
brown adpressed setae and longer whitish
hair, both forming semicircular belts around
eye field; eyes surrounding brown (eyes I,II)
or brownish black (Eyes III) with white adpressed
setae and long, bent brown bristles laterally
to eye field and over eyes II; between median
I eyes a few long whitish bristles; Eye field
with delicate silky gleaming semitransparent
setae and long brownish or semitransparent
bristles. Ventral margin of carapace grey,
bordered dorsally with blackish and fawn
lines. Leg I yellowish fawn with fawnish
brown rings on distal end of segments (except
coxa and trochanter),2 pairs of spines on
metatarsus, 7 spines on tibia, 1 on patella,
6 on femur; other legs similar.
Abdomen greyish yellowish white with whitish median stripe, posterioly covered with brown bristles and delicate adpressed brown setae (no setae on median stripe), lateral surfaces similar. Anal tubercle white, spinnerets brownish beige.
Clypeus fawnish yellow with whitish hairs. Chelicerae fawn with 2 promarginal and 1 retromarginal tooth. Sternum brownish yellow with dense semitransparent bristles and setae, bordered brown. Abdomen ventrally whitish, covered with semitransparent setae, with median belt and lateral dots of brwonish setae. Epigyne shown on figs.35-37.
(from Bohd. and Prosz.,1987)
|Measurements of female;