Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigonoplus  Simon, 1884   16 species

Erigonoplus globipes  (L. Koch, 1872)

Description

Embolus transverse to longitudinal axis of male palp. Epigyne with strongly sclerotised anterior margin. Prosoma brown, with a black tinge. Male: with strongly elevated head region, marked off anteriorly. Female: less elevated. Legs yellowish-yellowbrown, with a black tinge. Femur with ventral spines. Metatarsus I male: thickened. Opisthosoma almost black, shining, small hairs slightly deepened.

Body length male: 1.2-1.5 mm
Body length female: 1.5-1.6 mm
Additional information

In open terrain

Frequency: Very rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Turkey, Caucasus
Phenology
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References

Grbić G, Hänggi A, Savić D (2015) New faunistic records of spiders (Arachnida, Areneae [sic]) from the Fruška Gora mountain, northern Serbia. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 67: 479-486

Helsdingen P J van (2010a) Araneae. In: Fauna Europaea Database (Version 2010.1), online at www.european-arachnology.org

Millidge A F (1975a) A taxonomic revision of the genus Erigonoplus Simon 1884 (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Bull Br Arachnol Soc 3: 95-100

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Türkeş T, Karabulut H, Demir H, Seyyar O (2015) Contributions to the Linyphiidae fauna of Turkey (Arachnida: Araneae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 39: 560-564

Wiehle H (1960a) Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae). XI. Micryphantidae-Zwergspinnen. Tierwelt Deutschlands 47: 1-620

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog, version 19.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (15.07.2018) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
01-03-2016 Distribution update Old value
05-01-2016 Distribution update Old value