Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Theonina  Simon, 1929   2 species

Theonina kratochvili  Miller & Weiss, 1979

Description

Embolus thin, S-shaped. Epigyne with scapus, ± as long as wide. Prosoma dark grey-green to brown with blackish dorsal spot and radial stripes. Sternum dark brown, shiny. Chelicerae brown, long and robust. Legs yellowish-brown, thin. Opisthosoma dark grey to black.

Body length male: 1.3-1.8 mm
Body length female: 1.3-1.8 mm
Additional information

in dry and warm forest edges

Frequency: Rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Central and south-eastern Europe to Russia (Europe, Caucasus)
Phenology
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Figures
References

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

Gnelitsa V A (2009a) A survey of Crimean Linyphiidae (Aranei). 1. On seven rare and little known linyphiids from Crimea. Arthropoda Selecta 17: 191-202

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

Helsdingen P J van, IJland S, Komnenov M (2018) Inventory of the spiders (Araneae) of the border region of northern Greece with Albania and FYR Macedonia. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 37: 5-23 pdf

Miller F, Weiss I (1979) Neue Angaben für die Gattung Theonina Simon und Meioneta Hull aus Mitteleuropa. Vestnik Ceskoslov Spolecnosti Zool 1: 30-34

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Szinetár C, Kovács P (2013) Pókfaunisztikai vizsgálatok a szentbékkállai Fekete-hegyen [The arachnological results of the 5th Hungarian Biodiversity Day at Fekete Hill (Balaton Uplands)]. Folia Musei Historico-Naturalis Bakonyiensis 29: 65-72 pdf

Tanasevitch A V (1987a) The linyphiid spiders of the Caucasus, USSR (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Senckenberg biol 67: 297-383

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

Updates
17-03-2018 Distribution update Old value
11-03-2018 Distribution update Old value
31-12-2013 Image insert