Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigonella  Dahl, 1901   4 species

Erigonella subelevata  (L. Koch, 1869)

Description

Tibial apophysis with cone-like projection and hook-like bent process. Prosoma brownish black, with dark pattern (marginal line, radial stripes, median spot). Sternum black. Legs yellowish. Opisthosoma black.

Body length male: 1.9 mm
Body length female: 2 mm
Additional information

In dwarf shrub heath, high alpine grass heathland, between stony debris with subnivale vegetation, 1900-2800 m

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe
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References

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

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Pesarini C (1996) Note su alcuni Erigonidae italiani, con descrizione di una nuova specie (Araneae). Atti Soc it Sci nat Museo civ Stor nat Milano 135: 413-429

Thaler K (1971) Über drei wenig bekannte hochalpine Zwergspinnen (Arach., Aranei, Erigonidae). Mitt Schweiz Entomol Ges 44: 309-322

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