Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Incestophantes  Tanasevitch, 1992   10 species

Incestophantes kotulai  (Kulczyński, 1904)


Pedipalp: Teeth on terminal branch of paracymbium equal in length and parallel.

Body length male: 2.2-3 mm

Epigyne: Margin of visible scapus indented, longer than wide. Prosoma yellow-brown, with blackish median and lateral longitudinal bands. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma dark grey, with white spots.

Body length female: 2.2-3 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Europe (Alps)
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Liechtenstein   (no references) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||

Heimer S, Nentwig W (1991) Spinnen Mitteleuropas. Paul Parey Berlin pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Thaler K, Helsdingen P J van, Deltshev C (1994) Vikariante Verbreitung im Artenkomplex von Lepthyphantes annulatus in Europa und ihre Deutung (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 232: 111-127 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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