Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigonoplus  Simon, 1884   17 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 2021): Portugal, France
Distribution List
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 (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

05-11-2013 Datasheet update Detail
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