Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Incestophantes  Tanasevitch, 1992   11 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 2019): Europe (Alps)

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

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at 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

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

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