Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Agyneta  Hull, 1911   43 species

Agyneta simplicitarsis  (Simon, 1884)

Description

Male palp with broad, distally strongly rounded lamella characteristica. Tibial apophysis large and pointed. Epigyne with simple arc-shaped anterior margin. Prosoma light brown, radial stripes grey, margin and head region black. Sternum brown, tinged with black. Chelicerae brown. Legs bright yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey-black.

Body length male: 1.5-1.8 mm
Body length female: 1.5-1.8 mm
Additional information

In very damp meadows, also on Sea coasts, as well as in xerothermic habitats. Biology mostly unknown.

Frequency: Very rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan
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Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| Belgium   ( no references ) ||| Bulgaria   ( Blagoev et al., 2018; ) ||| Cyprus   ( Bosmans et al., 2019c; ) ||| Czechia   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Hungary   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| Romania   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Central   ( Esyunin et al., 2020; ) ||| Russia, Eastern   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Southern   ( Otto, 2020; ) ||| Serbia   ( no references ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| Slovenia   ( Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015; ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) ||| Switzerland   ( no references ) ||| Ukraine   ( Polchaninova & Prokopenko, 2019; ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||
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