Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Incestophantes  Tanasevitch, 1992   10 species

Incestophantes shetekaurii  Otto & Tanasevitch, 2015


Prosoma dark yellow, eyes with a black fringe. Prosoma length: 0.81-0.93 mm. Chelicerae dark yellow, promargin with 3 (2 larger and 1 near the fang, retromargin with 2 teeth. Legs dark yellow, TmI at 0.18. Opisthosoma: dorsum light grey with dark grey pattern, heart region somewhat brighter, venter dark grey.

Body length male: 2.29-2.61 mm

Prosoma length: 0.99-1.13 mm. Colouration as in males.

Body length female: 2.28-2.82 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Georgia
 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.

Georgia   (Otto, 2022) |||

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet:

Otto S, Tanasevitch A V (2015) A new species of Incestophantes Tanasevitch, 1992 from the high mountains of the Caucasus Major (Arachnida: Aranei: Linyphiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 24: 107-112 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

17-04-2015 Image insert
17-04-2015 Distribution update Detail