Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Porrhomma  Simon, 1884   16 species

Porrhomma cambridgei  Merrett, 1994

Description
Body length male: 1.4-1.6 mm
Female

Prosoma, legs and sternum pale yellow-brown. Prosoma length: 0.68-0.80 mm. Opisthosoma greyish white to yellow-brown suffused with grey.

Body length female: 1.6-2.1 mm
Additional information

In crevices in the soil in grasslands and arable land.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Britain, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Czechia, Switzerland, Italy
Figures
Distribution List
Belgium   (Van Keer et al., 2016) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| France  Removed (Danflous et al., 2020b) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| Switzerland   (no references) ||| United Kingdom   (no references) |||
References

Danflous S, Déjean S, Guerbaa K, Jacquet C, Lecigne S, Montagne D, Montardi Y, Villepoux O (2020b) De araneis Galliae IV. Actualisation du référentiel des araignées de France – première note. Espèces absentes de France ou mises en nomen dubium. Bulletin de l'Association Française d'Arachnologie 5: 10-32 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

Merrett P (1994) Porrhomma cambridgei, replacement name for Porrhomma oblongum (O. P.-Cambridge, 1871), revalidated and redescribed from southern England (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 9: 318-320 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: 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

Pickard-Cambridge F O (1894) New genera and species of British spiders. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 13: 87-111 pdf

Růžička V (2018) A review of the spider genus Porrhomma (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Zootaxa 4481: 1-75 pdf

Van Keer J, Lambrechts J, Jacobs M, Kekenbosch R (2016) Porrhomma cambridgei Merrett, 1994 (Araneae, Linyphiidae), a species new to the Belgian spider fauna. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 31: 25-29 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
05-10-2020 Distribution update Detail
05-10-2020 Distribution insert Detail
20-09-2018 Image insert
14-06-2016 Distribution update Detail
26-01-2016 Image insert