Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Leptoneta  Simon, 1872   32 species

Leptoneta fouresi  Dresco, 1979

Description
Male

Similar to L. microphthalma.

Body length male: 2.4 mm
Female

Similar to L. microphthalma. Eyes surrounded with black, AME larger than ALE, posterior eyes 2.5 diameters from ALE. Legs: femur with spines.

Body length female: 3 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): France
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
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References

Dresco E (1979) Etude des Leptoneta. Description de Leptoneta fouresi, araignée cavernicole nouvelle des Pyrénées françaises (fam. Leptonetidae). Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Toulouse 115: 388-392 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

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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