Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Walckenaeria  Blackwall, 1833   53 species

Walckenaeria simplex  Chyzer, 1894

Description

Tibial apophysis long, bent, bluntly tapering, another, bent, blunt process on its base. Legs bright reddish yellow, completely spineless.

Body length male: 3.0 mm
Body length female: 2.9 mm
Additional information

In damp leaf litter of a shadowed mixed forest (Slovakia), warm location on border of Alps (Austria)

Frequency: Very rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Central, Eastern Europe
Phenology
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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)

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

Komnenov M (2014) Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2: 1-267

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Miller F (1959) Einige neue oder unvollkommen bekannte Spinnenarten aus der Familie der Erigoniden. Acta Entomol Mus Nat Pragae 33: 41-59

Thaler K (1986b) Über wenig bekannte Zwergspinnen aus den Alpen, VII. Mitt Schweiz Entomol Ges 59: 487-498

Van Keer J, Van Keer K, De Koninck H, Ramel G (2010) The arachnofauna (Araneae) of wetland Kerkini (Macedonia-Northern Central Greece). Act zool Bulg 62: 141-160

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
24-09-2015 Distribution update Old value
11-02-2014 Image insert