Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Troglohyphantes  Joseph, 1882   132 species

Troglohyphantes vicinus  Miller & Polenec, 1975


Prosoma length: 1.10 mm, prosoma width: 0.97 mm.

Body length male: 2.3 mm

Prosoma light yellow, margin grey, eyes small, posterior eye row recurved. Prosoma length: 1.06 mm, prosoma width: 0.91 mm. Chelicerae yellow. Sternum grey-green, with dense yellowish dots. Legs pale yellow.

Body length female: 2.35 mm
Additional information

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Character states from linyphiid key
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Global distribution (WSC 2022): Slovenia
 male  female
Distribution List
Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) |||

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

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

Miller F, Polenec A (1975b) Neue Troglohyphantes-Arten aus Slowenien (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Acta entomologica Bohemoslovaca 72: 55-61 pdf

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

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