Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Semljicola  Strand, 1906   10 species

Semljicola latus  (Holm, 1939)

Tibial apophysis rounded at the end. Epigyne with mostly uncovered median part. Prosoma brown, with narrow, weakly developed median spot, lateral margin black. Legs yellow-brown. Opisthosoma female: grey-brown, male: grey-black. Body length male: 1.7-1.8 mm
Body length female: 1.7-1.8 mm
Additional information
in moss and litter layer of subalpine heathland as well as birch and pine forests
Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Scandinavia, Russia, Mongolia

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

Holm Å (1939) Neue Spinnen aus Schweden. Beschreibung neuer Arten der Familien Drassidae, Theridiidae, Linyphiidae und Micryphantidae. Arkiv Zool 31(A8): 1-38

Holm Å (1943) Zur Kenntnis der Taxonomie, Ökologie und Verbreitung der schwedischen Arten der Spinnengattungen Rhaebothorax Sim., Typhochrestus Sim. und Latithorax n. gen. Arkiv Zool 34 A: 1-32

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Saaristo M I, Eskov K Y (1996) Taxonomy and zoogeography of the hypoarctic erigonine spider genus Semljicola (Araneida, Linyphiidae). Acta Zool Fenn 201: 47-69

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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