Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1881   126 species

Troglohyphantes orpheus  (Simon, 1884)

Description
Male

Exes not reduced. Embolus: sperm duct opens terminally in blunt tip. Palp: lamella with well-developed inferior apophysis.

Female

Species with non-reduced eyes. Epigyne: distal excisions defining a scape that diverges distally. Height of anterior plate in the middle considerably less than the length of the scape. Stem of scape short.

Body length female: 6.8 mm
Additional information

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): France
Figures
References

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

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

Simon E (1929) Les arachnides de France 6 (3). Paris (Roret): 533 - 772

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
17-09-2013 Image insert