Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Araeoncus  Simon, 1884   24 species

Araeoncus clivifrons  Deltshev, 1987


Prosoma brown to dark brown, with blöackish striae and fovea. Male cephalic region very protuberant, with steep forehead. Sternum dark brown, suffused with black. Legs yellow-brown to brown. Spines absent in tibia in males, hairs short and stout. Opisthosoma grey to black.

Body length male: 2.1 mm

Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 2.12 mm
Additional information

In grass amongst loose stones in swampy areas in zone above 2000 m a.s.l.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Bulgaria
 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.

Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Deltshev C D (1987) A critical review of genus Araeoncus Simon in Bulgaria, with description of a new species (Araeoncus clivifrons sp. n.) (Arachnida, Araneae, Erigonidae). Reichenbachia 25: 97-102 pdf

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