Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Asthenargus  Simon & Fage, 1922   9 species

Asthenargus longispina  (Simon, 1915)


Prosoma length: 0.50 mm. Prosoma and legs light orange, TmI 0.34. Chelicerae somewhat darker. Sternum yellowish, suffused with black. Opisthosoma ovoid, light grey.

Body length female: 1.25 mm
Additional information

No illustrations for males available.

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain, France
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae).
[N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Denis J (1962a) Quelques araignées d'Espagne centrale et septentrionale et remarques synonymiques. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Toulouse 97: 276-292 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

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

06-05-2014 Datasheet update Detail
06-05-2014 Image insert