Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Pecado  Hormiga & Scharff, 2005   1 species

Pecado impudicus  (Denis, 1945)


Cymbium with 2 distinct tubercles. Embolus very long and twisted. Prosoma with dark brown cephalic part, thoracic part olive-brown, with broad dark brown margin. Legs orange-brown to yellowish brown, patellae dark brown, femora with basal, median and distal rings, tibiae with median and distal rings. Opisthosoma greyish black, indistinctly mottled with grey and some cream white spots.

Body length male: 5.2 mm

Posterior margin distinctly raised, large transverse cavity divided by a median septum. Colouration as in males, except opisthosoma uniformly dark grey.

Body length female: 7.6 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Spain, Morocco, Algeria
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; Benhacene et al., 2023) ||| Morocco   (Bosmans, 2006a) ||| Spain   (Bosmans, 2006a; Branco et al., 2019) |||

Barrientos J A, Martínez-Devesa G, Hernández-Corral J, Micó E (2022) Arañas (Araneae) de las oquedades arbóreas del Parque Nacional de Cabañeros (Ciudad Real, España). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 40: 33-36 pdf

Benhacene R, Adjami A, Hadjeb A, Kermiche K, Ouakid M L (2023) Bibliographic checklist of the Algerian spider fauna (Araneae). Zootaxa 5352: 301-357 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 (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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