Theridiidae  Sundevall, 1833 / Theridion  Walckenaer, 1805   54 species

Theridion laevigatum  Blackwall, 1870




Palp uniform yellowish, with a pectinated claw. Prosoma brownish yellow, with dark margin. Prosoma 1.6 mm long. Sternum dark red-brown. Legs yellowish brown, with dark annulations on femur and tibia. Opisthosoma dorsally yellowish white, with anteriorly a large, angular, dark brown patch, laterally and ventrally brownish, with 2 irregular whitish spots in front of spinnerets.

Body length female: 2.8 mm
Additional information

No illustrations provided by the author. Species inquirenda per Pantini & Isaia (2018).

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Distribution comment: Omitted from the Italian checklist by Pantini & Isaia (2018)
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Italy
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Distribution List
Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

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

21-02-2019 Distribution update Detail
15-04-2013 Distribution update Detail