Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Bathyphantes  Menge, 1866   13 species

Bathyphantes eumenis buchari  Ruzicka, 1988


Prosoma length: 1.15 mm, prosoma width: 0.88 mm. Colouration as in females.

Body length male: 2.5 mm

Prosoma brown-yellow, with black spots around the eyes. Prosoma length: 1.08 mm, prosoma width: 0.83 mm. Legs light brown-yellow. Opisthosoma beige, without pattern.

Body length female: 2.6 mm
Additional information

Note: subspec. comb. reval. B. eumenis buchari [consequence of syn. simillimus syn. of eumenis]

Character states from linyphiid key
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Distribution comment: See note at Bathyphantes eumenis
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Central Europe

Blick T (1991) Bathyphantes eumenis, neu für Deutschland und Frankreich, sowie Lepthyphantes notabilis aus Blockhalden (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 2: 31-32 pdf

Blick T, Molenda R (1997) Bathyphantes eumenis (L. Koch, 1879) first record in Belgium. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 78: 10 pdf

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at

Ruzicka V (1988) Problems of Bathyphantes eumenis and its occurrence in Czechoslovakia (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Vestn csl Spol zool 52: 149-155

Schikora H-B (2015) Die Webspinnen des Nationalparks Harz. Schriftenreihe aus dem Nationalpark Harz 13: 1-371

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

06-01-2019 Distribution update Old value
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