A lycosid disappeared in the same way after being followed—at a run—for a hundred feet.
To the next family, lycosid, belong the large spiders most often seen in fields and pastures.
We once saw a fuscipennis that was dragging a lycosid attacked by a bigger wasp of the same species.
A lycosid spider (Pardosa lapidicina) carrying an egg sac was basking on an inclined rock surface.
The famous tarantulas of southern Europe, whose bites were supposed to cause the dancing mania, were lycosid, or wolf-spiders.