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Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Barusia  Kratochvil, 1978   5 species

Barusia maheni  (Kratochvil & Miller, 1939)

Description
Male

Apex of tibia with 3 small spines. Tibia with subequal tubercles.

Body length male: 1.7-1.8 mm
Female

Eyes widely ringed with black, posteriors less than one diameter from anteriors. Chelicerae: promargin with 7 or 8 teeth, retromargin with 3 or 4 teeth. Prosoma and appendages light reddish to brownish, opisthosoma white or purplish, with faint pattern.

Body length female: 1.5 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Croatia
Figures
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Croatia   (no references) |||
References

Brignoli P M (1970) Considerazioni biogeografiche sulla famiglia Leptonetidae (Araneae). Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris 41(Suppl. 1): 189-195 pdf

Brignoli P M (1974c) Araignées de Grèce VIII. Quelques Leptonetidae de la Laconie et de l'île de Crète (Arachnida, Araneae). Annales de Spéléologie 29: 63-70 pdf

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

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Kratochvíl J, Miller F (1939) Espèces nouvelles cavernicoles du genre Paraleptoneta (aranéides) découvertes en Yougoslavie. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 80(N. & Rev. 3): 96-115 pdf

Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
08-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
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