Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1881   126 species

Troglohyphantes excavatus  Fage, 1919

Description
Male

Body colouration variable, usually pale reddish brown, ventral side mostly strongly pigmented. Prosoma length: 1.00 mm, prosoma width: 0.97 mm.

Body length male: 2.3 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 0.96 mm, prosoma width: 0.77 mm.

Body length female: 2.5 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy, Austria, Eastern Europe
Phenology
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Figures
References

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Brignoli P M (1980a) Secondo contributo alla conoscenza dei ragni cavernicoli della Jugoslavia (Araneae). Revue suisse Zool 87: 183-192

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1978b) Revision of the cave-dwelling and related spiders of the genus Troglohyphantes Joseph (Linyphiidae), with special reference to the yugoslav species. Razpr Slov Akad Znan Umet (Prirod Ved) 23: 1-221

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

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Thaler K (1986a) Über einige Funde von Troglohyphantes-Arten in Kärnten (Österreich) (Arachnida, Aranei: Linyphiidae). Carinthia II 176/96: 287-302

Wiehle H (1964b) Spinnen aus Slovenien, II. Senckenbergiana Biologica 45: 641-652

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
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