Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Pelecopsis  Simon, 1864   39 species

Pelecopsis bicornuta  Hillyard, 1980


Pedipalpus in males with swollen patella. Tibial apophysis terminally with 4 denticles. Epigyne with indented posterior margin. Prosoma punctured, orange-brown, head region darker. Sternum orange-brown, margin darker. Legs pale orange. Opisthosoma grey, with scutum

Body length male: 1.98-2.34 mm
Body length female: 2.25-2.6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain, Morocco
Distribution List
Morocco   ( Bosmans, unpubl.; ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) |||

Bosmans R, Abrous O (1992) Studies on North African Linyphiidae VI. The genera Pelecopsis Simon, Trichopterna Kulczyński and Ouedia gen. n. (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bull Br arachnol Soc 9: 65-85

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

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

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2