Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Tallusia  Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1972   4 species

Tallusia experta  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1871)

Description

Male palp with long, brush-shaped basal apophysis long. Paracymbium distally bipartite. Epigyne very small. Scapus shortly stalked, almost circular. Prosoma red-brown, with distinct margin. Sternum red-brown, tinged with black. Chelicerae red-brown, male: laterally with small humps. Legs red-brown. Opisthosoma dark grey-black.

Body length male: 2.5-3.3 mm
Body length female: 3.5-4 mm
Additional information

In humid moss in meadows and forest edges

Frequency: Frequent

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Caucasus, Russia to Kazakhstan, Japan
Phenology
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References

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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
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
27-07-2015 Distribution update Old value
22-10-2013 Image insert