Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Araeoncus  Simon, 1884   22 species

Araeoncus humilis  (Blackwall, 1841)

Description

Tibial apophysis deeply forked distally. Epigyne with furcate epigynal plate, at most in half of its length. Vulva with long and clearly visible receptaculum seminis. Prosoma dark brown, surrounding of fovea, radial stripes and margin darker. Male: densely provided with small hairs between anterior and posterior median eyes. Legs yellow-brown to brown.

Body length male: 1.4-1.6 mm
Body length female: 1.4-2 mm
Additional information

From the ground to the tree layer in various habitats

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, North Africa, Russia (European part), Japan. Introduced to New Zealand
Phenology
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 male  female
maximum in autumn
Figures
References

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Updates
13-01-2016 Distribution update Old value
12-03-2015 Image insert
03-06-2014 Image insert
26-02-2014 Distribution update Old value
15-10-2013 Distribution update Old value
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