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Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Leptoneta  Simon, 1872   31 species

Leptoneta fagei  Simon, 1914

Description
Male

Similar to L. convexa, except the following character: Palp 1.3 mm long.

Female

Similar to L. convexa, except the following characters: Palp: femur as long as tibia and patella together, and slightly longer than tarsus. Eyes slightly surrounded with black, posterior eyes more than one diameter from ALE. Legs: femur without spines, tibia with 2 dorsal spines, and one pair of apical spines, tibia I with 2 lateral spines, other tibiae with one lateral spine, metatarsus with one lateral spine.

Body length female: 2.5 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): France
Figures
References

Dresco E (1982) Étude des Leptoneta. Leptoneta fagei Sim. (Araneae, Leptonetidae). Bull Soc Hist nat Toulouse 118: 49-51

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71: 91-291 pdf

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 (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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