Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Centromerus  Dahl, 1886   68 species

Centromerus leruthi  Fage, 1933

Description

Cymbium with protruding base. Paracymbium distally very broad. Epigyne with tripartite bulge anterior to scapus. Scapus broadened in anterior third. Prosoma light yellow to orange, with dark margin. Sternum yellowish-orange, tinged with black. Chelicerae yellowish. Legs yellow-orange. Opisthosoma grey, sometimes brighter ventrally and laterally.

Body length male: 1.4 mm
Body length female: 1.4 mm
Additional information

in moos in warm, sun exposed forest edges and on slopes

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Europe
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Austria   (no references) ||| Belgium   (no references) ||| Czechia   (no references) ||| France   (Jacquet, 2018) ||| Germany   (no references) ||| Hungary   (Bali et al., 2020) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) ||| Liechtenstein   (no references) ||| Luxembourg   (Kreuels et al., 2019) ||| Netherlands   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) ||| Switzerland   (no references) |||
References

Bali L, Andrési D, Szinetár C, Tuba K (2020) Betekintés a Bejcgyertyánosi farkas-erdő talajközeli pókfaunájába [Observation of the epigeic spider fauna of the Bejcgyertyános wolf forest]. Biológia Savaria Természettudományi és Sporttudományi Közlemények 18: 59-74 pdf

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

Jacquet C (2018) Découverte en Seine-et-Marne (France) de Centromerus leruthi Fage, 1933 (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Revue Arachnologique (2) 5: 7-8 pdf

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Kreuels M, Staudt A, Christian S (2019) Die Spinnenfauna von Luxemburg – eine Zusammenstellung der Nachweise aus den Jahren 1906-2018 (Arachnida: Araneae). Bulletin de la Société des naturalistes luxembourgeois 121: 203-230 pdf

Miller F (1958a) Beitrag zur Kenntnis der tschechoslovakischen Spinnenarten aus der Gattung Centromerus Dahl. Časopis Československé Společnosti Entomologické 55: 71-91 pdf

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) Araneae.it: the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Thaler K, Plachter H (1983) Spinnen aus Höhlen der Fränkischen Alb, Deutschland (Arachnida: Araneae: Erigonidae, Linyphiidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 63: 249-263 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
19-12-2020 Distribution update Detail
21-06-2020 Distribution insert Detail
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10-10-2018 Image insert
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