Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mecopisthes  Simon, 1926   14 species

Mecopisthes crassirostris  (Simon, 1884)


Prosoma olive-brown, protruding part yellow-brown, prosoma length: 0.70-0.79 mm, prosoma width: 0.54-0.60 mm. Legs olive-brown to yellow-brown. Opisthosoma dark grey.

Body length male: 1.6-1.8 mm

Prosoma length: 0.71 mm, prosoma width: 0.56 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 1.9 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Portugal, France
 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.

France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R, Cardoso P, Crespo L C (2010) A review of the linyphiid spiders of Portugal, with the description of six new species (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Zootaxa 2473: 1-67 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Simon E (1926) Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 2e partie. Roret, Paris, 309-532 pdf

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

05-11-2013 Datasheet update Detail
05-11-2013 Image insert