Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mecopisthes  Simon, 1926   11 species

Mecopisthes nasutus  Wunderlich, 1995

Description
Male

Embolus S-shaped. TmI at 0.52. Prosoma and legs yellow. Opsthosoma dark grey. (Colouration refers to a freshly moulted specimen!)

Female

Vulva with long, spiral ducts. Prosoma and legs medium brown. Opisthosoma dark grey.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece (incl. Crete)
Phenology
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Figures
References

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). Nieuwsbr Belg Arachnol Ver 28: 1-147

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

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 (1995c) Beschreibung bisher unbekannter Arten der Baldachinspinnen aus der Östlichen Mediterraneis (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Beitr Araneol 4: 655-686

Updates
22-10-2013 Image insert
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value