Resources:
Nesticidae  Simon, 1894 / Carpathonesticus  Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980   20 species

Carpathonesticus biroi  (Kulczyński, 1895)

Description
Male

Prosoma 2 mm long.

Female

Epigyne intermediary between C. fodinarum and C. hungaricus. Prosoma pale yellowish, with more or less dark pattern. Prosoma 1.6-2.2 mm long. Opisthosoma grey, with more or less dark pattern.

Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Romania
Females with egg sac in July.
Figures
References

Chyzer C, Kulczyński W (1897) Araneae hungariae. Budapest, 2, 151-366

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71: 91-291 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

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
06-11-2014 Image insert
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