Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mansuphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 1996   12 species

Mansuphantes arciger  (Kulczyński, 1882)


Paracymbium with tooth on transverse branch, located approximately in the middle, therefore clearly visible from lateral. Epigyne with strongly developed epigynal plate, surrounds scapus collar-like. Prosoma yellow-brown, with vague median spot, posterior part black margined. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma grey-brown.

Body length male: 1.6-2.1 mm
Body length female: 1.6-2.1 mm
Additional information

East Alps and Carpathians

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Germany to Ukraine
 male  female
Distribution List
Czechia   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Poland   ( no references ) ||| Romania   ( no references ) ||| Slovakia   ( no references ) ||| Ukraine   ( no references ) |||

Heimer S, Nentwig W (1991) Spinnen Mitteleuropas. Paul Parey Berlin pdf

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

Kulczyński W (1915) Fragmenta arachnologica, XVIII. Bull Acad Cracovie 1915: 897-942

Mikhailov K G (2013) The spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Russia and adjacent countries: a non-annotated checklist. Arthropoda Selecta, Supplement 3: 1-262 pdf

Wiehle H (1965a) Beiträge zur Kenntnis der deutschen Spinnenfauna IV. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 41: 11-57 pdf

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

Wunderlich J (1985c) Lepthyphantes pseudoarciger n. sp. und verwandte Arten der Lepthyphantes pallidus-Gruppe (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Senckenberg biol 66: 115-118

04-03-2016 Distribution update Detail
03-06-2014 Image insert