Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1881   126 species

Troglohyphantes herculanus  (Kulczyński, 1894)


Colouration as in females.


Prosoma length: 1.125 mm. prosoma width: 0.925 mm. Prosoma, chelicerae and legs brown-red. Sternum darker.

Body length female: 2.6 mm
Additional information

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Eastern Europe

Chyzer C, Kulczyński W (1894) Araneae Hungariae. Budapest, 2: 1-151

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

Dumitrescu M, Georgescu M (1970) Révision des représentants du genre Troglohyphantes des grottes de Roumanie. Livre Cent E G Racovitza: 313-331

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

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

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

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