Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Acartauchenius  Simon, 1884   12 species

Acartauchenius scurrilis  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1873)

Description

Prosoma brown to black-brown, male: with rounded cephalic lobe. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey, dorsally with bright transverse stripes.

Body length male: 1.5-2.01 mm
Body length female: 1.7-2.0 mm
Additional information

Lives near ants

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Turkey, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Central Asia
Figures
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

Farlund M (2012) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Online at http://crocea.wordpress.com/norsk-artsliste/

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Locket G H, Millidge A F (1953) British Spiders 2. Ray Soc London

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online Catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other Arachnid Orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

Roberts M J (1987) The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Volume 2: Linyphiidae and checklist. Harley Books Colchester

Sancak Z, Erdek M (2014) The first record of genus Acartauchenius Simon, 1884 (Araneae, Linyphiidae) in Turkey. Serket 14: 95-96

Wiehle H (1960a) Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae). XI. Micryphantidae-Zwergspinnen. Tierwelt Deutschlands 47: 1-620

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
22-05-2015 Image insert
27-11-2014 Distribution update Old value
26-02-2014 Distribution update Old value