Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1882   132 species

Troglohyphantes latzeli  Thaler, 1986


Resembles T. confusus. Unicoloured. Prosoma and legs brownish-yellow. Opisthosoma greyish-white. Palp: dorsal apophysis of tibia wide-triangular. Cymbium proximally deeply bordered in U-shape. Lamella characteristica: outer branch distally similar to T. confusus, proximally with distinct concavity.

Prosoma length: 1.2 mm, prosoma width: 1.0 mm.

Body length male: 2.7 mm

Colour as in male. Epigyne: posterior margin of corpus resembles T. karawankorum, forming an angle, but with one more step added.

Prosoma length: 1.1 mm, prosoma width: 0.9 mm.

Body length female: 2.4 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Character states from linyphiid key
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Austria
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) |||

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

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

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf