Oonopidae  Simon, 1890 / Oonops  Templeton, 1835   14 species

Oonops amoenus  Dalmas, 1916


Palp: bulb pear-shaped, with a long embolus. The spines on anterior legs are very tiny, and look like hairs.

Body length male: 1.5 mm

Spermatheca contiguous to epigastric furrow. General colouration orange-red. Prosoma darker than legs. Eyes ringed with black, PME larger. Tibia I and II with 4 pairs of ventral spines, these spines are very tiny.

Body length female: 1.8 mm
Additional information

In houses.

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

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

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

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2