Resources:
Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   64 species

Centromerus desmeti  Bosmans, 1986

Description
Male

Prosoma, chelicera and legs yellow-orange, sternum greyish, opisthosoma grey.

Outer margin of the chelicera with 3 stout teeth, inner margin with 5 minor teeth.
Stridulation organ with 51 fine rips.

Legs: Femur I with one prolateral and one dorsal spine, F II with one dorsal spine, F III+IV spineless. Tibal spines 2221. Metatarsal spines 1100. Tm I 0.26, no Tm IV.

Body length male: 1.96 mm
Female

see male for colour and legs

Body length female: 1.79 mm
Additional information

In the litter of oak forests, 380-1800m.

Frequency: Rarely found

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Morocco, Algeria, Spain (Majorca)
Phenology
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 male  female
Figures
References

Bosmans R (1986) Études sur les Linyphiidae Nord-Africaines IV. Le genre Centromerus Dahl (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Biol Jaarb Dodonaea 54: 85-103

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

Lissner J (2016a) Notes on the Majorcan Centromerus Dahl (Araneae, Linyphiidae) with the description of a new cave species (Balearic Islands, Spain). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 28: 21-24

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
12-12-2016 Distribution update Old value
12-12-2016 Image insert