Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mansuphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 1996   13 species

Mansuphantes gladiola  (Simon, 1884)

Description
Male

Prosoma and legs yellow brown, eye field strongly protruding. Opisthosoma long-oval, with some very long hairs, grey, varying, distal half often with chevron-like transversal bands. Palp: paracymbium with a long, strongly sclerotized, dorsally bent spur. Lamella characteristica small, only in distal third strongly sclerotized.

Prosoma length: 1.0 mm, prosoma width: 0.7 mm.

Body length male: 2.1 mm
Female

Colour as in male. Epigyne: protruding, with long, distally strongly widened scape.

Prosoma length: 1.0 mm, prosoma width: 0.7 mm.

Body length female: 2.1 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Record from Italy doubtful per Pantini & Isaia (2015), therefore removed
Global distribution (WSC 2018): France, Corsica
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References

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

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

Wunderlich J (1980c) Linyphiidae aus Süd-Europa und Nord-Afrika (Arachn.: Araneae). Verh naturw Ver Hamb (N.F.) 23: 319-337

Updates
29-12-2014 Distribution update Old value