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Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Lepthyphantes  Menge, 1866   46 species

Lepthyphantes messapicus  Caporiacco, 1939

Description
Male

Male unknown.

Female

Prosoma length: 1.9 mm.

Body length female: 5 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

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

Caporiacco L di (1939) Aracnidi cavernicoli delle Puglie. Grotte Ital (2a) 3: 43-47

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 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

Updates
03-09-2015 Image insert