Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Hybocoptus  Simon, 1884   3 species

Hybocoptus corrugis  (O. Pickard-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
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Western Europe, Morocco, Algeria
Distribution List
Algeria   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| France / Corsica   ( no references ) ||| Italy / Sardinia   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) ||| Malta   ( Pfliegler et al., 2017; ) ||| Morocco   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) ||| Netherlands   ( no references ) ||| Portugal   ( Branco et al., 2019; ) ||| Spain   ( Branco et al., 2019; ) ||| United Kingdom   ( no references ) |||

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Dandria D, Falzon V, Henwood J (2005) The current knowledge of the spider fauna of the Maltese Islands with the addition of some new records (Arachnida: Araneae). The Central Mediterranean Naturalist 4: 121-129

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

Locket G H, Millidge A F (1953) British Spiders 2. Ray Soc London

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

Pantini P, Sassu A, Serra G (2013) Catalogue of the spiders (Arachnida Araneae) of Sardinia. Biodiversity Journal 4: 3-104 pdf

Pfliegler W A, Schönhofer A, Niedbała W, Vella P, Sciberras A, Vella A (2017) New records of mites (Acari) and harvestmen (Opiliones) from Malta with a preliminary checklist of Maltese Arachnida. Soil Organisms 89: 85-110 pdf

Roberts M J (1987) The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Volume 2: Linyphiidae and checklist. Harley Books Colchester

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

Wunderlich J (2020) Description of four new and few rare spider species from the Western Palaearctic (Araneae: Dysderidae, Linyphiidae and Theridiidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 13: 4-18 pdf

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