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Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Lepthyphantes  Menge, 1866   46 species

Lepthyphantes gadesi  Fage, 1931

Description
Male

Male unknown.

Female

Prosoma, sternum and legs reddish brown. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length female: 2.3 mm
Additional information

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Spain
Figures
References

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Arch Zool expér 71: 91-291

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

Hormiga G, Ribera C (1990) Sobre tres especies cavernícolas del género Lepthyphantes Menge, 1866 (Araneae, Linyphiidae) de la Península Ibérica (Lepthyphantes gadesi Fage, 1931; L. fagei Machado, 1939 y L. bidentatus n. sp.). Revue arachnol 9: 35-47

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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