Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Araeoncus  Simon, 1884   24 species

Araeoncus tauricus  Gnelitsa, 2004

Description
Male

Prosoma dark brown. Sternum dark brown, margin somewhat darker. Legs yellow. Opisthosoma dark grey.

Body length male: 3.3 mm
Female

Prosoma grey-brown. Sternum brey-brown, margin darker. Legs yellow. Opisthosoma brown-grey.

Body length female: 3 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Bulgaria, Greece (Crete), Turkey, Ukraine
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Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Greece / Crete   (Bosmans et al., 2013) ||| Turkey (Asia)   (Türkeş et al., 2015; Danışman & Coşar, 2014) ||| Ukraine   (Gnelitsa, 2004) |||
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Bosmans R, Van Keer J, Russell-Smith A, Kronestedt T, Alderweireldt M, Bosselaers J, De Koninck H (2013) Spiders of Crete (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from the Greek island of Crete. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 28 (Suppl. 1): 1-147 pdf

Danışman T, Coşar İ (2014) A poorly known species of the spider genus Araeoncus Simon, 1884 (Araneae, Linyphiidae) in Turkey. Serket 14: 71-72 pdf

Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Blagoev G (2004) Spiders (Araneae) from the eastern Rhodopes (Bulgaria and Greece). In Beron, P. & A. Popov (eds.) Biodiversity of Bulgaria. 2. Biodiversity of eastern Rhodopes (Bulgaria and Greece). Pensoft, Sofia, pp. 181-188 pdf

Gnelitsa V A (2004) Araeoncus tauricus sp.n.: a new spider species (Araneae: Linyphiidae) from the Crimea, Ukraine. In Logunov, D. V. & D. Penney (eds.), European Arachnology 2003 (Proceedings of the 21st European Colloquium of Arachnology, St.-Petersburg, 4-9 August 2003). Arthropoda Selecta, Special Issue 1: 79-82 pdf

Türkeş T, Karabulut H, Demir H, Seyyar O (2015) Contributions to the Linyphiidae fauna of Turkey (Arachnida: Araneae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 39: 560-564 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
02-02-2021 Distribution update Detail
02-02-2021 Image insert
27-11-2014 Distribution update Detail
15-10-2013 Distribution update Detail