Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Erigone  Audouin, 1826   30 species

Erigone longipalpis  (Sundevall, 1830)

Description

Tibial apophysis with 2 crossing denticles on median process. Epigyne with deeply U-like indented posterior margin. Prosoma chestnut-brown, radial stripes and marginal region darker. Legs yellow-brown to red-brown. Opisthosoma grey-black.

Body length male: 2-3.5 mm
Body length female: 2.4-4 mm
Additional information

Preferring humid conditions, in salty locations, mainly in coastal area

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Omitted from the Bulgarian checklist (Deltshev, pers. comm.)
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Caucasus, China, Japan
Phenology
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Figures
References

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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
14-12-2017 Image insert
23-09-2015 Distribution update Old value
10-03-2015 Distribution update Old value
15-01-2015 Image insert
24-06-2014 Image insert