Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Trichoncus  Simon, 1884   21 species

Trichoncus aurantiipes  Simon, 1884

Description
Male

Prosoma reddish brown, fovea, striae and margin darker. Prosoma length: 0.74-0.92 mm, prosoma width: 0.68-0.78 mm. Legs yellowish to orange-brown. Opisthosoma grey to dark grey.

Body length male: 1.9-2.2 mm
Female

Prosoma length: 0.86-0.90 mm, prosoma width: 0.74-0.80 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 2.1-2.6 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Portugal, Spain (Balearic Is.), Italy (Sardinia, Sicily), Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia
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Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, 2007) ||| Italy / Sardinia   (Caria et al., 2021) ||| Italy / Sicily   (Dentici et al., 2021) ||| Morocco   (Bosmans, 2007) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain / Balearic Islands   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Tunisia   (Bosmans, 2007) |||
References

Bosmans R (2007) Contribution to the knowledge of the Linyphiidae of the Maghreb. Part XII. Miscellaneous erigonine genera and additional records (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Bulletin & Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 143: 117-163 pdf

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

Caria M, Pantini P, Alamanni F, Ancona C, Cillo D, Bazzato E (2021) New records and interesting data for the Sardinian spider fauna (Arachnida: Araneae). Fragmenta Entomologica 53: 321-331 pdf

Dentici A, Galasso P, Barbera A (2021) First record of Trichoncus aurantiipes Simon, 1884 (Araneae Linyphiidae) in Italy. Biodiversity Journal 12: 125-128 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
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