Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Glyphesis  Simon, 1926   4 species

Glyphesis nemoralis  Esyunin & Efimik, 1994


Resembles G. cottonae, fгоm which it differs by the shape of palpal tibia.

Prosoma length: 0.5 mm, prosoma width: 0.4 mm.


Close to G. servulus, and G. taoplesius by the shape of the ерigynе, but is well distinguishable from these by the structure оf the vulva.

Prosoma length: 0.5 mm, prosoma width: 0.4 mm.

Additional information

Inhabits broad-leaved forests.

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Ukraine, Russia (Europe)

Esyunin S L, Efimik V E (1994) Glyphesis nemoralis sp. n. (Aranei, Linyphiidae) from nemoral forests of the east European plain and the Urals. Zool Zh 73(1): 157-159

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

Polchaninova N, Prokopenko E (2019) An updated checklist of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Left-Bank Ukraine. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 60-64 & App pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2