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

Mughiphantes suffusus  (Strand, 1901)


As female, but smaller and with longer legs. Prosoma reticulation less fine. Dark. Palp: Tibia almost as long and wide as patella, with strongly rounded process, which is slightly longer than wide. Patella dorsally with long bristle.


Prosoma finely reticulated, dorsal groove large. Eyes large. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin. Sternum shiny and finely reticulated. Epigyne: Scape smooth, yellow-brown, with 3 weak longitudinal depressions and 2 small grooves.

Prosoma length: 1.1 mm, prosoma width: 0.8 mm.

Body length female: 2.6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Scandinavia, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Distribution List
Finland   ( no references ) ||| Norway   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Eastern   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Northern   ( no references ) ||| Sweden   ( no references ) |||

Fjellberg A (unpubl.)

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

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

03-01-2020 Image insert