Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Trichoncus  Simon, 1884   21 species

Trichoncus varipes  Denis, 1965


Palp: inner tibial apophysis straight in lateral view, superior apophysis long and thin, apically bent.

Body length male: 1.7 mm

Epigyne: anterior part of median piece triangular with rounded edges. Posterior part wider than long, with anterior edges rounded.

Body length female: 2 mm
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Distribution comment: Record from Italy is a misidentification (Pantini & Isaia, 2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe

Denis J (1965b) Notes sur les érigonides. XXVIII Le genre Trichoncus (Araneae). Annls Soc ent Fr (N.S.) 1: 425-477

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at pdf

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

29-12-2014 Distribution update Old value