Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Lepthyphantes  Menge, 1866   55 species

Lepthyphantes cruentatus  Tanasevitch, 1987

Description
Male

Prosoma reddish brown, prosoma length: 1.10 mm, prosoma width: 0.85 mm. Sternum greyish brown. Chelicerae: promargin with 5 teeth. Legs pale brown. Opisthosoma with dorsal pattern as in female.

Body length male: 2.55 mm
Female

Prosoma brown, prosoma length: 1.15 mm, prosoma width: 0.90 mm. Sternum blackish brown. Chelicerae: promargin with 4 teeth. Legs pale brown, femora and tibiae apically darkened, TmI 0.20. Opisthosoma with dorsal pattern.

Body length female: 2.60 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Caucasus (Russia, Georgia)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
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 (1987a) The linyphiid spiders of the Caucasus, USSR (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 67: 297-383 pdf

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

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
29-10-2013 Datasheet update Detail
29-10-2013 Image insert