Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Palliduphantes  Saaristo & Tanasevtich, 2001   62 species

Palliduphantes vadelli  Lissner, 2016


Eyes of normal dimensions. All eyes ringed with black.
Clypeus high, about 3-5 times the diameter of an AME.
Chelicerae with distinct stridulation files (about 18 ridges) and promargin with three large teeth.
Femora I with a prolateral spine, remaining femora spineless. Each patella with two dorsal spines, distal spine much stronger than the basal. All tibia with two strong dorsal, tibia I with a pro- and a retrolateral spine, tibia II with a retrolateral spine. Metatarsi I-III with a dorsal spine. Tm I 0.13-0.16, Tm IV absent.

Body length male: 1.63-1.82 mm

Eyes, chelicerae and spination as in males.
Tm I 0.14-0.17.

Body length female: 1.67-2.38 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain (Majorca)
 male  female
Distribution List
Spain / Balearic Islands   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Lissner J (2016e) A new cave Palliduphantes (Araneae: Linyphiidae) from Majorca (Spain). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 29: 51-55 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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03-01-2017 Distribution update Detail