Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mughiphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 1999   28 species

Mughiphantes brunneri  (Thaler, 1984)


Prosoma brown-black. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin. Legs light yellow. Opisthosoma blackish. Palp: cymbium with dorsal convulsion, paracymbium characteristic, with stick-like apophysis at the border between joint and side branch, embolus stick-like.

Prosoma length: 1.0-1.1 mm, prosoma width: 0.9 mm.

Body length male: 2.5 mm

Colour as in male. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin. Epigyne: epigynal groove tube-like, median plate with shallow depression, proximal part of scape almost square, with indented aboral edge, end part strongly shortened, without stretcher.

Prosoma length: 1.1-1.3 mm, prosoma width: 0.9-1.1 mm.

Body length female: 2.5-3.3 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Italy
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.

Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Thaler K (1984c) Weitere Lepthyphantes-Arten der mughi-Gruppe aus den Alpen (Arachnida: Aranei, Linyphiidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 91: 913-924 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf