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Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   68 species

Centromerus piccolo  Weiss, 1996

Description

Paracymbium with robust keel. Prosoma yellowish-white, pale, partly with pattern, eyes strikingly small. Sternum dark, with small light spots. Coxa ventrally slightly darkened. Opisthosoma dorsally light to grey-black with small bright spots, forming transverse lines in posterior half, ventrally with dark field behind epigastric furrow, flanked by 2 longitudinal rows of bright spots.

Body length male: 1.0 mm
Body length female: 1.2 mm
Additional information

in northern Germany on pastures

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Germany
Figures
Distribution List
Czechia   (Řezáč et al., 2021) ||| Germany   (Weiss, 1996; Blick et al., 2016) |||
References

Blick T, Finch O-D, Harms K H, Kiechle J, Kielhorn K-H , Kreuels M, Malten A, Martin D, Muster C, Nährig D, Platen R, Rödel I, Scheidler M, Staudt A, Stumpf H, Tolke D (2016) Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Spinnen (Arachnida: Araneae) Deutschlands. 3. Fassung, Stand April 2008, einzelne Änderungen und Nachträge bis August 2015. Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70/4: 383-510 pdf

Řezáč M, Růžička V, Hula V, Dolanský J, Machač O, Roušar A (2021) Spiders newly observed in Czechia in recent years – overlooked or invasive species? BioInvasions Records 10: 555-566 pdf

Weiss I (1996) Centromerus piccolo n. sp., eine neue Baldachinspinne aus NW-Deutschland (Arachnida, Araneae, Linyphiidae). Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 35: 227-236 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
05-08-2021 Distribution update Detail
05-08-2021 Distribution insert Detail
14-02-2018 Image insert