Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Dismodicus  Simon, 1884   3 species

Dismodicus bifrons  (Blackwall, 1841)

Description

Tibial apophysis broadly cut dorsally. Epigyne with free area between protruding lobes of epigynal plate pointed anteriorly. Prosoma dark brown, with blackish median spot and radial stripes. Male: elevated head region slightly bullous posteriorly. Legs yellow to red-orange. Opisthosoma dark grey to black.

Body length male: 1.75-2.1 mm
Body length female: 2-2.6 mm
Additional information

on shrubs, bushes and trees of different habitats

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Europe, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Phenology
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Figures
References

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Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

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World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
14-05-2019 Distribution update Old value
12-02-2015 Image insert