Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Pelecopsis  Simon, 1864   26 species

Pelecopsis modica  Hillyard, 1980


Tibial apophysis with 1 recurved denticle. Epigyne with sinous posterior margin. Prosoma reddish orange-yellow, punctured, head region tinged with brown. Sternum reddish orange-yellow, punctured. Legs bright orange-yellow. Opisthosoma black, with scutum and punctured spots

Body length male: 2.5 mm
Body length female: 2.7 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, Morocco

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

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

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2