Palliduphantes pallidus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871,

Della Rocca, Francesca, Stefanelli, Silvia, Cardarelli, Elisa, Bogliani, Giuseppe & Bracco, Francesco, 2021, Contribution to the knowledge of the arthropods community inhabiting the winter-flooded meadows (marcite) of northern Italy, Biodiversity Data Journal 9, pp. 57889-57889: 57889

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Palliduphantes pallidus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871


Palliduphantes pallidus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 


European species ( Isaia et al. 2007). It can be found in mainland Italy ( Pantini and Isaia 2019).


It is a troglophile species ( Isaia et al. 2007). It is found in a wide variety of habitats, including short grasslands, under stones, moss and litter, on abandoned urban land, in cavities within hollow trees and on dune systems. Adults of both sexes were found throughout the year, with the highest numbers from early to mid-summer ( Harvey et al. 2002). It is a "domed" web weaver spider ( Isaia et al. 2007).