Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Tenuiphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 1996   25 species

Tenuiphantes contortus  (Tanasevitch, 1986)

Description
Male

Prosoma brownish yellow. Prosoma length: 1.00 mm. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin. Sternum dark grey. Legs yellow-brown, TmI 0.23. Opisthosoma dorsally pale, with some darker stripes.

Body length male: 2.30 mm
Female

Colouration as in males. Legs: TmI 0.17. Prosoma length: 1.15 mm.

Body length female: 2.55 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Caucasus (Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Armenia   ( Otto, 2020; ) ||| Azerbaijan   ( Otto, 2020; ) ||| Georgia   ( Otto, 2020; ) ||| Russia, Southern   ( Otto, 2020; ) |||
References

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Tanasevitch A V (1990)  The spider family Linyphiidae in the fauna of the Caucasus (Arachnida, Aranei). in B. R. Striganova (ed.), Fauna nazemnykh bespozvonochnykh Kavkaza. Moscow, Akaedemia Nauk, pp. 5-114

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2