Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Palliduphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevtich, 2001   44 species

Palliduphantes khobarum  (Charitonov, 1947)

Description
Male

Prosoma yellow, prosoma length: 0.80 mm, prosoma width: 0.68 mm. Chelicerae: promargin with 3 teeth. Legs yellow, TmI 0.18. Opisthosoma pale grey, dorsally with indistinct pattern consisting of transverse stripes in posterior half.

Body length male: 1.75 mm
Female

Prosoma brownish yellow. prosoma length: 0.85 mm, prosma width: 0.68 mm. Sternum brownish yellow. Chelicerae: promargin with 3 teeth. Legs yellow, TmI 0.17. Opisthosoma as in males.

Body length female: 2.30 mm
Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greece, Turkey, Ukraine, Russia, Central Asia
Phenology
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References

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2018a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2017 [last updated 2 September 2018], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1986) Contribution à la connaissance des Lepthyphantes du groupe pallidus (Araneae, Linyphiidae) de Yougoslavie, Grece et Chypre. Mémoires de Biospéologie 12: 37-50

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

Kovblyuk M M (2014) Spiders (Arachnida, Aranei) of Crimea: faunogenesis and hypothesis of Pontida. Ukrainska Entomofaunistyka 5: 29-53

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

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Tanasevitch A V (1990)  The spider family Linyphiidae in the fauna of the Caucasus (Arachnida, Aranei). in B. R. Striganova (ed.), Fauna nazemnykh bespozvonochnykh Kavkaza. Moscow, Akaedemia Nauk, pp. 5-114

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
16-02-2015 Distribution update Old value
29-10-2013 Datasheet update Old value