Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   70 species

Centromerus phoceorum  Simon, 1929


Paracymbium occupying 2/3 of bulbus length. Embolus gently curved, with subterminal tooth. Prosoma yellowish brown, with grey to dark grey striae, fovea and margin. Eyes broadly bordered with black. Legs yellowish brown, with grey markings in terminal part of the segments. Opisthosoma grey to dark grey.

Body length male: 1.2-1.5 mm

Epigyne small, scapus hardly protruding. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 1.5-2.0 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2023): Portugal, Spain, France, Madeira, Algeria, Tunisia
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.

Algeria   (Bosmans, 2006a) ||| France   (Bosmans, 1986) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Bosmans, 2006a; Branco et al., 2019) ||| Tunisia   (Bosmans, 2006a) |||

Bosmans R (1986) Études sur les Linyphiidae Nord-Africaines IV. Le genre Centromerus Dahl (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Biologisch Jaarboek Dodonaea 54: 85-103 pdf

Bosmans R (2006a) Contribution to the knowledge of the Linyphiidae of the Maghreb. Part XI. Miscellaneous linyphiid genera and additions (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Linyphiinae). Bulletin & Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 141: 125-161 pdf

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

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

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