Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Hybocoptus  Simon, 1884   3 species

Hybocoptus corrugis  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1875)


Prosoma reddish brown, fovea, striae and margin suffused with grey, cephalic tubercle yellowish braun. Legs orange-brown. Opisthosoma grey.

Body length male: 1.6-1.7 mm

Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 2 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Western Europe, Algeria, Morocco

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World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

23-09-2015 Distribution update Old value
17-12-2013 Datasheet update Old value
25-06-2013 Distribution update Old value