Milasowszky N & Hepner M
First record of Sauron rayi (Araneae, Linyphiidae) in Austria
Erstnachweis von Sauron rayii (Araneae, Linyphiidae) in Österreich
Sauron rayi (Simon, 1881) is recorded in Austria for the first time. Male and female specimens of this rare European spider were found in two ‘Austrian pine forests’ in Lower Austria. Data on distribution, habitat, phenology and Red List status from the Austrian localities and from published records in other countries are presented.
arachnology, Austrian pine forest, distribution, Europe, faunistics, habitat, phenology, rare spider, Red List status