Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Cataleptoneta  Denis, 1955   6 species

Cataleptoneta sengleti  (Brignoli, 1974)

Description
Male

Prosoma and sternum whitish. Eyes absent. Chelicerae: promargin with 8 teeth, retromargin with 4 teeth. Legs yellowish, without spines. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length male: 1.7 mm
Female

Prosoma and sternum whitish. Eyes absent. Chelicerae: promargin with 8 teeth, retromargin with 4 teeth. Legs yellowish, without spines. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length female: 1.6 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece (Crete)
Figures
Distribution List
Greece / Crete   ( no references ) |||
References

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

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

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

Updates
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