Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Scutpelecopsis  Marusik & Gnelitsa, 2009   4 species

Scutpelecopsis loricata  Duma & Tanasevitch, 2011


Prosoma unmodified. Sternum with fine granulation. Chelicerae: promargin with 5, retromargin with 2 denticles. Legs brownish yellow, femora darker, TmI 0.31. Opisthosoma with dorsal scutum, covering whole dorsum, venter with scutum reaching from pedicel to the spinnerets.

Body length male: 1.61 mm

Prosoma dark brown almost black, with fine granulation except in cephalic part. Sternum dark brown. Legs: TmI 0.30. Opisthosoma with dorsal scutum covering almost entire surface, ventral scutum as shown in fig.

Body length female: 1.94 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Romania, Bulgaria
 male  female
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.

Bulgaria   (Dimitrov & Naumova, 2021) ||| Romania   (Duma & Tanasevitch, 2011) |||

Dimitrov D, Naumova M (2021) A faunistic survey of the spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of Sakar Mountain, Bulgaria. Arachnology 18: 689-699 pdf

Duma I, Tanasevitch A V (2011) A new Scutpelecopsis Marusik & Gnelitsa from Romania (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118: 251-256 pdf

WSC (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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