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Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Maro  O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1906   6 species

Maro lehtineni  Saaristo, 1971

Description

Male palp with simple lamella characteristica, lateral margins without prongs. Epigyne with curved posterior margin. Prosoma light orange to yellow. Sternum yellowish, sometimes stronger coloured than prosoma. Chelicerae yellowish. Legs yellowish. Opisthosoma white.

Body length male: 1.1-1.3 mm
Body length female: 1-1.1 mm
Additional information

In short moss of forests.

Frequency: Very rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Europe (Central and Northern)
Phenology
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Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Belgium   (no references) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| Finland   (Koponen et al., 2016) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Iceland   (Agnarsson, 1996) ||| Norway   (Aakra & Hauge, 2003) ||| Poland   (no references) ||| Slovakia   (no references) ||| Sweden   (Kronestedt, 2001) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||
References

Aakra K, Hauge E (2003) Checklist of Norwegian spiders (Arachnida: Araneae), including Svalbard and Jan Mayen. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 50: 109-129 pdf

Agnarsson I (1996) Íslenskar köngulær Fjölrit Náttúrufræðistofnunar 31: 1-175 pdf

Fjellberg A (unpubl.)

Koponen S, Fritzén N R, Pajunen T (2016) Checklist of spiders in Finland (Araneae). 6th version, December 2016, online at http://biolcoll.utu.fi/arach/checklist_of_spiders_in_Finland.htm pdf

Kronestedt T (2001) Checklist of Spiders (Araneae) in Sweden [Preliminary version February 2001] pdf

Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

Saaristo M I (1971) Revision of the genus Maro O. P.-Cambridge (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Annales Zoologici Fennici 8: 463-482 pdf

Thaler K (1983c) Bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Nordtirol (Österreich) und Nachbarländern: Deckennetzspinnen, Linyphiidae (Arachnida: Aranei). Veröffentlichungen des Museum Ferdinandeum in Innsbruck 63: 135-167 pdf

Wiśniewski K, Wesołowska W (2015) Maro lehtineni (Araneae: Linyphiidae) - a spider species new to the fauna of Poland. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 50: 81-84 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
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03-09-2015 Distribution update Detail
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