Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Sintula  Simon, 1884   12 species

Sintula retroversus  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1875)

Description
Male

Resembles S. solitarius. Palp with longer process of cymbium.

Body length male: 3 mm
Female

Prosoma brown-red, with black marginal line and straight dorsal line. Legs pale, tibiae I and II olive brown. Opisthosoma long-oval, glossy black-brown. Epigyne: posteriorly with a large, disc-shaped structure.

Body length female: 3-4.5 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe to Azerbaijan
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References

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Bellvert Bantí A (2016) First male record of Sintula retroversus (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1875) and confirmation of a Hypomma cornutum (Blackwall, 1833) population in the north east of the Iberian Peninsula (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 28: 155-157

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Pesarini C (unpubl.)

Vrenozi B, Deltshev C (2012a) Faunistic and zoogeographical analyses of Linyphiidae (Araneae) in the Tirana district of Albania. J Int Environmental Application & Science 7: 423-426

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Updates
17-01-2017 Image insert
28-09-2016 Datasheet update Old value
15-02-2016 Distribution update Old value
11-02-2015 Distribution update Old value
13-05-2014 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value
19-03-2013 Image insert