Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Lepthyphantes  Menge, 1866   46 species

Lepthyphantes brignolianus  Deltshev, 1979

Description

Prosoma yellow-brown, eyes well-developed. Legs yellowish.

Body length male: 2.1-2.5 mm
Body length female: 2.9 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece (Crete)
Phenology
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Figures
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). Nieuwsbr Belg Arachnol Ver 28: 1-147

Brignoli P M (1971f) Su alcuni Leptyphantes di Creta (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Fragm ent 7: 231-241

Deltshev C D (1979) A contribution to the study of cave spiders (Araneae) in Greece. Four new species (Araneae, Nesticidae, Linyphiidae) from the islands of Crete and Thera. Acta zool Bulg 13: 53-63

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

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

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

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