Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Syedra  Simon, 1884   5 species

Syedra apetlonensis  Wunderlich, 1992


Paracymbium with one robust and several small teeth. Epigyne with anterior margin of median plate distinctly indented laterally. Prosoma yellow-brown, darkened grey. Sternum grey. Opisthosoma dark grey.

Body length male: 1.4 mm
Body length female: 1.4 mm
Additional information

In non-pastured meadow

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Distribution comment: Record from Norway based on a misidentification (S. myrmicarum), therefore deleted (Løvbrekke, pers. comm.)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Austria, Slovakia, Norway, Russia

Farlund M (2012) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Online at

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

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Tanasevitch A V, Alekseenko Y G (2012) To the knowledge of the linyphiid spider fauna (Aranei: Linyphiidae) of limestone steppes in the Russian Plain. Caucasian Entomological Bull 8: 193-198

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Wunderlich J (1992b) Eine bisher unbekannte Spinnen-Art der Gattung Syedra Simon aus Europa (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Ent Z 102: 280-285

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