Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Agyneta  Hull, 1911   43 species

Agyneta ressli  (Wunderlich, 1973)

Description

Male palp with almost parallel sided lamella characteristica. Vulva with globular receptacula seminis. Prosoma yellowish brown to dark brown, margin blackish. Sternum dark brown, with darker margin. Chelicerae yellow-brown. Legs yellow-brown, weakly tinged with black. Opisthosoma grey, ventrally distinctly darker than dorsally.

Body length male: 1.79-1.86 mm
Body length female: 1.79-1.86 mm
Additional information

High alpine species

Frequency: Rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Records from the Caucasus are based on misidentifications (see M. mesasiatica)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Greece
Phenology
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References

Buchholz S (2013) Spider records from East Macedonia and Thrace (NE Greece). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 45: 45-53

Helsdingen P J van (1982b) Quelques remarques sur les Linyphiidae mentionnés par Di Caporiacco. Revue arachnol 3: 155-180

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Komnenov M (2017) New data on spider fauna (Araneae) of Shar Mountain, north-western Macedonia. Proceedings of the 5th Congress of the Ecologists of Macedonia, with international participation (Ohrid, 19th-22nd October 2016). Special issues of the Macedonian Ecological Society 13: 44-61 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Tanasevitch A V (2000a) On some Palaearctic species of the spider genus Agyneta Hull 1911, with description of four new species (Aranei: Linyphiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 8: 201-213 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Wunderlich J (1973b) Zur Spinnenfauna Deutschlands, XV. Weitere seltene und bisher unbekannte Arten sowie Anmerkungen zur Taxonomie und Synonymie (Arachnida: Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 54: 405-428

Updates
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