Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Leptoneta  Simon, 1872   35 species

Leptoneta taramellii  Roewer, 1956


No description available.


Palp: femur as long as tarsus, longer than tibia and patella together. Prosoma pale yellow. Eyes: posteriors 1.5 diameters from ALE. Chelicerae: promargin with 6 teeth, retromargin with 4 teeth. Legs: femur with spines. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length female: 1.8 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al., 2022)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Italy (Sardinia)
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Italy / Sardinia   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Brignoli P M (1969) Secondo contributo alla conoscenza dei Leptonetidae della Sardegna (Araneae). Archivio Zoologico Italiano 54: 11-31 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, Pavlek M, Huber B A, Ballarin F, Tolve M, Čupić I, Hesselberg T, Lunghi E, Mouron S, Graco-Roza C, Cardoso P (2022) A trait database and updated checklist for European subterranean spiders. Scientific Data 9(236): 1-13 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Trezzi G (1992) Una gradita scoperta. Il Grottesco, Bollettino del Gruppo Grotte Milano CAI-SEM 50: 36-38 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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