Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Megalepthyphantes  Wunderlich, 1994   8 species

Megalepthyphantes collinus  (L. Koch, 1872)

Description
Male palp with sickle-shaped lamella characteristica. Epigyne with visible part of scapus wider than long. Prosoma dark red-brown with lateral stripes. Legs red-brown, annulated with brown. Opisthosoma grey-brown with black spots. Body length male: 3-5.5 mm
Body length female: 3-5.5 mm
Additional information
in dry places
Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe
Phenology
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 male  female
Figures
References

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