Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1882   132 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 2022): Romania
Distribution List
Romania   (no references) |||

Chyzer C, Kulczyński W (1894) Araneae Hungariae. Tomus II. Academia Scientarum Hungaricae, Budapest, pp. 1-151, pl. 1-5. pdf

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. Slovenska Akademija Znanosti in Umetnosti, Razred za Prirodoslovne Vede, Classis IV, Historia Naturalis (Prirod. Vede) 23: 1-220 pdf

Dumitrescu M, Georgescu M (1970) Révision des représentants du genre Troglohyphantes des grottes de Roumanie. Livre du Centenaire Émile G. Racovitza 1868-1968: 313-331 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

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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