Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Panamomops  Simon, 1884   11 species

Panamomops tauricornis  (Simon, 1881)


Tibial apophysis short and with narrow, bent process. Median part of epigyne bordered by bent lateral margins. Prosoma yellow-brown, with blackish pattern. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma yellow-brown, tinged with black.

Body length male: 1.1-1.2 mm
Body length female: 1.3-1.4 mm
Additional information

in ground layer, in the high alpine region

Frequency: Rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Alps (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Italy), Finland, Russia (Europe to Far East)
 male  female

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