Dictynidae  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1871 / Hackmania  Lehtinen, 1967   1 species

Hackmania prominula  (Tullgren, 1948)


Tibial apophysis lobe-shaped. Prosoma with pentagonal foveal spot. Calamistrum short.

Body length male: 2.1 mm
Body length female: 1.85 mm
Additional information

in moss and leaf litter of subalpine birch forests

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): North America, Northern Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Distribution List
Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| Norway   (Farlund, 2019) ||| Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) ||| Sweden   (Kronestedt, 2001) |||

Danilov S N (2000) New data on the spiders of the family Dictynidae (Araneae) from Siberia. Ekológia (Bratislava) 19, Suppl. 3: 37-44 pdf

Farlund M (2019) Norwegian Spiders - Norske edderkopper. Siste oppdatering for funn av nye arter 10. oktober, 2019. Online at pdf

Fjellberg A (unpubl.)

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

Palmgren P (1977) Die Spinnenfauna Finnlands und Ostfennoskandiens VIII. Argyronetidae, Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Dictynidae, Amaurobiidae, Titanoecidae, Segestriidae, Pholcidae und Sicariidae. Fauna Fennica 30: 1-50 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

01-01-2020 Image insert
26-02-2014 Distribution update Detail