Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Anguliphantes  Menge, 1866   5 species

Anguliphantes angulipalpis  (Westring, 1851)


Male palp with bristles of patella on pronounced conical bulge. Paracymbium with 2 teeth on transverse branch. Epigyne with indented anterior part of scapus, posterior part of scapus more than four times longer than wide. Prosoma yellow-brown, with black margin. Legs yellow-brown. Femur and tibia dark. Opisthosoma blackish.

Body length male: 2.2-2.5 mm
Body length female: 2.2-2.5 mm
Additional information

in litter

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Russia (Europe to West Siberia)
 male  female

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