Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   68 species

Centromerus serbicus  Deltshev, 2002


Prosoma yellow to yellow-brown, eyes completely reduced. Prosoma length: 0.79 mm. Chelicerae yellow-brown, promargin with 3 teeth, retromargin with 3-4 teeth. Opisthosoma pale grey to grey.

Body length male: 1.8 mm

Prosoma length: 0.82 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 2.16 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018b)

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Serbia
 male  female
Distribution List
Montenegro   (no references) ||| Serbia   (Deltshev & Ćurčić, 2002; Deltshev et al., 2014) |||

Deltshev C, Ćurčić B P M (1997) Contribution to the knowledge of the group europaeus of Centromerus Dahl (Linyphiidae, Araneae) in the Balkan Peninsula. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 104: 49-55 pdf

Deltshev C, Ćurčić B P M (2002) A contribution to the study of the genus Centromerus Dahl (Araneae: Linyphiidae) in caves of the Balkan Peninsula. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 109: 167-176 pdf

Deltshev C, Ćurčić B, Wang C X, Yao Z Y, Antić D, Ćurčić S, Rađa T (2014) New data on the spiders (Araneae) in the caves of Balkan peninsula. Archives of Biological Science Belgrade 66: 465-471 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

25-11-2022 Distribution update Detail
03-09-2015 Datasheet update Detail