Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Bolephthyphantes  Strand, 1901   2 species

Bolephthyphantes index  (Thorell, 1856)

Description
Cymbium with hump on base. Paracymbium with broad, robust process on the terminal part. Epigyne with broad process of anterior epigynal plate, posteriorly with 2 lobes. Prosoma yellow-brown, with dark median band and margin. Sternum yellowish grey-brown. Chelicerae light yellow. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma dark grey, dorsally with numerous white spots, sometimes with vague dark pattern. Body length male: 2.3-3 mm
Body length female: 2.3-3.4 mm
Additional information
on tree roots, in crevices in the mountains
Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Greenland, Palearctic
Phenology
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 male  female
Figures
References

Agnarsson I (1996) Íslenskar köngulaer Fjölrit Náttúrufraedistofnunar 31: 1-175

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

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

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

Ruzicka V (2000) Spiders (Araneae) of two valleys in the Krkonose mts. (Czech Republic). Ekologia (Bratislava) 19: 235-244

Wiehle H (1956) Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea, X. 28: Familie Linyphiidae-Baldachinspinnen. Tierwelt Deutschlands 44: 1-337

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