Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Tapinocyba  Simon, 1884   18 species

Tapinocyba corsica  (Simon, 1884)


Prosoma pale brown to brown, striae somewhat darker. Sternum brown, margin slightly darker, covered with long fine hairs. Legs brown to orange-brown, patellae lighter. Tibia I-IV with 1 dorsal spine. TmI at 0.44. Opisthosoma whitish grey, covered with white hairs

Body length male: 1.55 mm
Body length female: 1.8 mm
Additional information

In leaf litter of mixed forests

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): France (Corsica)

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