Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Lepthyphantes  Menge, 1866   55 species

Lepthyphantes centromeroides  Kulczyński, 1914


Prosoma length: 1.0 mm, Prosoma width: 0.95 mm. Prosoma and sternum yellow reddish. Opisthosoma brown-grey.

Body length male: 2.4 mm

Colouration as in males.

Additional information

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al., 2022)

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Balkans, Romania, Ukraine
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Montenegro   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (no references) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Serbia   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (no references) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Dumitrescu M, Georgescu M (1970) Révision des représentants du genre Troglohyphantes des grottes de Roumanie. Livre du Centenaire Émile G. Racovitza 1868-1968: 313-331 pdf

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71: 91-291 pdf

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Mammola S, Pavlek M, Huber B A, Ballarin F, Tolve M, Čupić I, Hesselberg T, Lunghi E, Mouron S, Graco-Roza C, Cardoso P (2022) A trait database and updated checklist for European subterranean spiders. Scientific Data 9(236): 1-13 pdf

Prokopenko E V (2019) The first record of Lepthyphantes centromeroides Kulczyński, 1914 (Aranei: Linyphiidae) from the Ukrainian Carpathians. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 15: 23-24 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

08-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
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27-08-2019 Distribution update Detail
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