Arachnologische Mitteilungen

DOI Code: 10.5431/aramit3901
Author(s): Sührig A.
Year: 2010
Title: Cryptachaea blattea, eine weitere nach Deutschland eingeschleppte Spinnenart (Araneae: Theridiidae)
Title translated: Cryptachaea blattea, a further spider species introduced into Germany (Araneae: Theridiidae)
Issue: Heft 39
Pages: 1-4
Abstract: Cryptachaea blattea (Urquhart, 1886) has been recorded for the first time from Germany (Nordstemmen, rural district of Hildesheim, Lower Saxony). One male was found by means of pitfall traps in a tree and shrub nursery. The species was most likely introduced with plants or cargo. Information about its appearance, habitat, and distribution are given.
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Keywords: alien spider species, biological invasions, Central Europe, cosmopolitan, global trade

Arachnologische Gesellschaft - Arachnologische Mitteilungen - 10.5431/aramit3901 - 26.6.2017