Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Leptoneta  Simon, 1872   32 species

Leptoneta jeanneli  Simon, 1907


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


Similar to L. convexa, except the following characters: Palp: femur as long as tarsus, slightly shorter than tibia and patella together. Eyes small, not surrounded with black, posterior eyes more than 2 diameters from ALE. Legs: femur without spines, tibia with 2 dorsal spines and one lateral spine, metatarsus with one lateral spine.

Body length female: 2 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): France
Distribution List
France   ( no references ) |||

Déjean S, Danflous S, Oger P (2019) Le genre Leptoneta (Araneae, Leptonetidae) dans les Hautes-Pyrénées (France). Revue Arachnologique (2) 6: 2-9 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

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308

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

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