Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Silometopoides  Eskov, 1990   3 species

Silometopoides sibiricus  (Eskov, 1989)


Prosoma yellowish brown. Legs dark yellow. Opisthosoma grey, ovoid. Resembles Silometopus uralensis, but smaller, with steep posterior side of the cephalic elevation of the opisthosoma and very long and sharp apophysis of the palpal tibia.

Prosoma length: 0.6 mm, prosoma width: 0.4 mm.


Colour as in male. Resembles Silometopus uralensis, but lacking a clearly delimited median plate of the epigyne.

Prosoma length: 0.6 mm, prosoma width: 0.4 mm.

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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Russia (Urals to Far East)
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Russia, Northern   (no references) |||

Eskov K Y (1989a) New Siberian species of erigonine spiders (Arachnida, Aranei, Linyphiidae). Spixiana 11: 97-109 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (25.10.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

25-06-2019 Distribution update Detail