Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Saloca  Simon, 1926   3 species

Saloca kulczynskii  Miller & Kratochvíl, 1939


Prosoma yellow-brown, male: head raised slightly and compressed at sides, a row of stout, forward-directed bristles runs from each posterior median eye to the corresponding anterior median eye. Embolus forming a loop. Legs yellow-brown to grey-brown. Opisthosoma yellowish white to light grey-brown.

Body length male: 1.0-1.2 mm
Body length female: 1.0-1.2 mm
Additional information

Among leaf litter and low vegetation in mountain fir-beech and spruce forests

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Central, Eastern Europe
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Czechia   (Růžička & Řezáč, 2022a) ||| Hungary   (Samu & Szinetár, 1999) ||| Poland   (Rozwałka & Stanska, 2008) ||| Romania   (no references) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Ukraine   (no references) |||

Balogh J, Loksa I (1947) Faunistische Angaben über die Spinnen des Karpatenbeckens II. Fragmenta Faunistica Hungarica 10: 61-68 pdf

Hirna A, Gnelitsa V, Zhukovets E (2016) A checklist of the spiders (Araneae) of the Chornohora Mountain massif (Ukrainian Carpathians). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 51: 16-38 pdf

Miller F (1971) Pavouci-Araneida. Klíč zvířeny ČSSR 4: 51-306 pdf

Miller F, Kratochvíl J (1939) Einige neue Spinnen aus Mitteleuropa. Sborník Entomologického Oddělení Národního Musea v Praze 17(146): 32-38 pdf

Rozwałka R, Stanska M (2008) Check-list of spiders (Araneae) of Poland. 1. December 2008. online at pdf

Růžička V (1982) Beitrag zur Erkennung der Gattung Saloca (Araneae, Micryphantidae). Věstník Československé Zoologické Společnosti v Praze 46: 298-303 pdf

Růžička V, Řezáč M (2022a) Seznam pavouků České republiky. List of spiders of the Czech Republic. Online at and pdf

Samu F, Szinetár C (1999) Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 161-184 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

04-03-2016 Distribution update Detail