Clubiona phragmitis ( C. L. Koch, 1843 ), C. L. Koch, 1843

Bosmans, Robert, Henrard, Arnaud, Benhalima, Souâd & Kherbouche-Abrous, Ourida, 2017, The genus Clubiona Latreille, 1904 (Araneae: Clubionidae) in the Maghreb, with notes on the genevensis group and new records from the Mediterranean Region, Zootaxa 4353 (1), pp. 1-28: 19-21

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Clubiona phragmitis ( C. L. Koch, 1843 )
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Clubiona phragmitis ( C. L. Koch, 1843)  

( Figs 88–94 View FIGURES 88–94 ; Map 5)

Clubiona phragmitis C. L. Koch, 1843: 135   , figs 846, 847 (♂♀ syntypes from Germany, Erlangen, not examined, depository unknown); Denis 1945: 54 (cit.).

Diagnosis. Males are recognised by the RTA with two unequal, blunt processes and the hook-like embolus ( Fig. 94 View FIGURES 88–94 ), females by epigyne with four elongated structures visible in transparency ( Figs 90, 91 View FIGURES 88–94 ).

Description. Last described by Kim & Lee (2014) and also excellently by Almquist (2006).

Previous citations in the Maghreb. MOROCCO: Fès-Meknès: Timhadit ( Denis 1945).

New records. AFRICA: ALGERIA: Boumerdes: Réghaia, estuaryof Oued Réghaia , 25m, 1 ♀, in marshy area, 24. II.1986, R. Bosmans leg. (CRB). EUROPE   : BELGIUM: Wallonia: Andenne, Réserve de Sclaigneaux , calcareous meadow, 1 ♀, pitfall, 06. IV.2012, P. Oger leg. (CPO)   ; Flanders: Genk , De Maten, 1 ♂ 1 ♀, beating plants near pond, 13.VI.2014, P. Oger leg. (CPO)   . PORTUGAL: Faro: Barrage de Alcoutim , 1 subadult ♂ 2 ♀♀, marshy area below the dam, 18.II.2006, R. Bosmans leg. (CRB)   . SPAIN: Cordoba: Alcolea, 1 ♂, litter along Rio Guadalquir , 10.IV.1994, R. Bosmans leg. (CRB). Islas Baleares   : Menorca: Cala n’Portel, 1 ♀, 27.IX.1970, D. J. Clark leg. ( BMNH). Palencia: Fuentes de Nava   , 1 ♂, pitfalls, 24.VI.1996, U. Stengele leg. (CRB). FRANCE: Bouches-du-Rhône: Aigues Mortes, 1 ♂, IV.1984, P. Poot leg. (CRB). Pyrénées-Orientales: Milas, dike along river Tet   , 1 ♂ 1 ♀, in herbs, 6.VII.1991, R. Bosmans leg. (CRB). Vendée: Olonne, chemin de la Bernarderie, fixed dunes, 1♀, 15.VII.2013, P. Oger leg. (CPO).

Ecology. C. phragmitis   is a true wetland species. In the Maghreb it was only collected in the estuary of the Oued Réghaia near Alger.

Distribution. C. phragmitis   is rare in the Maghreb. It was cited only once in Morocco ( Denis 1945) and is here recorded for the first time on the coast of Algeria.

MAP 5. Records of Clubiona phragmitis C. L. Koch, 1843   and C. pseudosimilis Mikhailov, 1990   in the Maghreb.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Clubionidae

Genus

Clubiona

Loc

Clubiona phragmitis ( C. L. Koch, 1843 )

Bosmans, Robert, Henrard, Arnaud, Benhalima, Souâd & Kherbouche-Abrous, Ourida 2017
2017
Loc

Clubiona phragmitis

Denis 1945: 54
Koch 1843: 135
1843