Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Oedothorax  Bertkau, 1883   10 species

Oedothorax retusus  (Westring, 1851)

Description

Tibial apophysis pointed, bent, with lateral hump. Prosoma light to dark brown, margin and radial stripes darker. Male: steeply ascending behind eyes. Legs yellow-orange. Opisthosoma grey.

Body length male: 2-2.2 mm
Body length female: 2.5-3.2 mm
Additional information

in open localities, mainly near water

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia to Kazakhstan, China
Phenology
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References

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Updates
06-01-2017 Image insert
29-09-2015 Image insert
29-12-2014 Image insert
12-07-2013 Distribution update Old value