Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigonoplus  Simon, 1884   16 species

Erigonoplus justus  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1875)

Tibial apophysis with short, broad process. Embolus with hook-shaped ending. Prosoma blackish. Legs brown, blackish. Opisthosoma blackish. Body length male: 1.4-1.5 mm
Body length female: 1.5 mm
Additional information
found in dry meadow (road bank) and vineyard fallow so far

Frequency: Very rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Belgium, France, Germany

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

Millidge A F (1975a) A taxonomic revision of the genus Erigonoplus Simon 1884 (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Bull Br Arachnol Soc 3: 95-100

Thaler K, Staudt A (2001) Das Weibchen von Erigonoplus justus (O. P.-Cambridge, 1875) (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 21: 32-37

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