Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Ceratinella  Emerton, 1882   6 species

Ceratinella apollonii  Caporiacco, 1938


Prosoma length: 0.75 mm.

Body length male: 2 mm

Prosoma, chelicerae and sternum blackish brown, shiny, median eyes small. Sternum with setae. Legs rather stout, TmI 0.35. Opisthosoma completely covered with small warts.

Body length female: 1.45 mm
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Distribution comment: Italy: Species inquirenda (one male from the Eastern Alps of which the deposit is unknown); Ijland et al. (2012: 18) report one female from Puglia as "Ceratinella apollonii"
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Italy
Distribution List
Italy  Removed (Pantini & Isaia, 2018; Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Caporiacco L di (1938) Osservazioni ecologiche su Dicranopalpus gasteinensis Opilioni calcicolo. Redia 24: 33-56 pdf

IJland S, Helsdingen P J van, Miller J (2012) On some spiders from Gargano, Apulia, Italy. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 32: 2-20 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

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

08-04-2021 Distribution update Detail
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06-08-2013 Datasheet update Detail
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