Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigonoplus  Simon, 1884   18 species

Erigonoplus nasutus  (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879)


Prosoma reddish brown, thoracic part yellowish brown, prosoma length: 0.72-0.84 mm, prosoma width: 0.51-0.54 mm. Legs yellowish orange, patellae tinged with grey. Opisthosoma grey.

Body length male: 1.5-1.7 mm

Prosoma light brown. Sternum dark brown. Opisthosoma blackish.

Body length female: 1.6 mm
Additional information

No illustrations for females available.

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Portugal, France
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R, Cardoso P, Crespo L C (2010) A review of the linyphiid spiders of Portugal, with the description of six new species (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Zootaxa 2473: 1-67 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Millidge A F (1977) The conformation of the male palpal organs of linyphiid spiders, and its application to the taxonomic and phylogenetic analysis of the family (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 4: 1-60 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

05-11-2013 Datasheet update Detail
05-11-2013 Image insert