Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Piniphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 1996   2 species

Piniphantes pinicola  (Simon, 1884)

Description

Palp male: spine on patella smaller than spine on tibia, lamella ventrally with large distal tooth. Epigyne with distinct scapus. Prosoma yellow-brown. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey to black.

Body length male: 1.8-2.2 mm
Body length female: 1.8-2.9 mm
Additional information

In rocky and grass heathland of mountains

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

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Updates
03-10-2017 Distribution update Old value
04-12-2013 Distribution update Old value