Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Sintula  Simon, 1884   12 species

Sintula corniger  (Blackwall, 1856)

Description

Male palp with strongly serrated spines on processes of tibia and cymbium. Cymbium with process, longer than wide. Paracymbium with pointed processes. Epigyne elongated into 2 long tails. Prosoma yellow-brown, margin and radial stripes darker. Sternum brown, darkened blackish. Chelicerae short and very robust, 6 teeth each on anterior and posterior cheliceral furrow margin. Legs yellow-brown, robust. Opisthosoma yellow-brown, sometimes darker or black.

Body length male: 1.5-2 mm
Body length female: 1.5-2.5 mm
Additional information

In swampy, open habitat

Frequency: Widely distributed

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe to Azerbaijan
Phenology
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Figures
References

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Updates
17-03-2018 Distribution update Old value
04-03-2016 Distribution update Old value
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
20-11-2014 Image insert
30-10-2014 Image insert
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value