Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   64 species

Centromerus sylvaticus  (Blackwall, 1841)

Description

Bulbus with small apophysis, robust denticles on lamina. Paracymbium large. Epigyne red-brown. Prosoma yellow-brown, with dark margin in head region. Sternum brown, suffused with black. Chelicerae relatively long. Legs yellow-brown, robust. Opisthosoma grey to black, sometimes with bright transverse stripes posteriorly, ventrally mostly lighter.

Body length male: 2.2-4 mm
Body length female: 3.5-4 mm
Additional information

frequent species in the ground litter of moderately damp woodland

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): North America, Europe, Turkey, Russia (European to Far East), China, Korea, Japan
Phenology
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References

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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

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