Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Parapelecopsis  Wunderlich, 1992   5 species

Parapelecopsis conimbricensis  Bosmans & Crespo, 2010


Prosoma brown with dark striae, thoracic part somewhat paler. Prosoma length: 0.70-0.83 mm, prosoma width: 0.56-0.6 mm. Chelicerae with 3 teeths on promargin and 3 smaller teeth on retromargin. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma greyish, males with dark brown scutum.

Body length male: 1.7-1.8 mm

Prosoma length: 0.72 mm, prosoma width: 0.62 mm. Colouration as in males. Opisthosoma with 4 reddish brown impressed dots.

Body length female: 1.8 mm
Additional information

Found near a river and a spring.

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Portugal
 male  female
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.

Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R, Cardoso P, Crespo L C (2010) A review of the linyphiid spiders of Portugal, with the description of six new species (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Zootaxa 2473: 1-67 pdf

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

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

17-12-2013 Datasheet update Detail
17-12-2013 Image insert