Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Palliduphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevtich, 2001   44 species

Palliduphantes ericaeus  (Blackwall, 1853)

Description

Male palp with slightly serrated end of lamella. Epigyne with flat scapus, hardly protruding. Lateral parts of epigyne approximately as long as wide, rounded. Prosoma yellow-brown, with dark margin. Legs yellowish. Opisthosoma yellow-grey.

Body length male: 1.3-1.9 mm
Body length female: 1.3-2.4 mm
Additional information

In open habitats like peat bogs, damp meadows, but also in dry grassland and heathland.

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Russia
Phenology
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References

Dolansky J, Jelinek A, Rousar A, Ruzicka V (2014) Pavouci České republiky. Pavouk 36: 3-4

Heimer S, Nentwig W (1991) Spinnen Mitteleuropas. Paul Parey Berlin pdf

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

Kielhorn K-H (2016) Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Webspinnen und Weberknechte in Berlin und Brandenburg. Märkische Ent Nachr 17(2): 261-286

Lissner J, Jensen J-K, Hansen L J, Simonsen W, Kelduni R, Nissen K (2016b) An updated checklist of spiders (Araneae) of the Faroe Islands. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 63: 197-240 pdf

Locket G H, Millidge A F (1953) British Spiders 2. Ray Soc London

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Roberts M J (1987) The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Volume 2: Linyphiidae and checklist. Harley Books Colchester

Rousar A (2014) Palliduphantes ericaeus (Blackwall, 1853) (Araneae:Linyphiidae) - nový druh pro Českou republiku. Pavouk 36: 9-11

Rozwałka R, Zawal A (2012) Palliduphantes ericaeus (Blackwall, 1853) (Araneae: Linyphiidae) a spider species new for Poland. Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego, Acta Biologica 19: 83-87

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

Updates
13-12-2017 Distribution update Old value
13-12-2017 Image insert
15-07-2014 Distribution update Old value