Synaphridae  Wunderlich, 1986 / Cepheia  Simon, 1894   1 species

Cepheia longiseta  (Simon, 1881)

Description
Male

Bulbus large. Embolus long. Metatarsus I without spines.

Body length male: 0.78 mm
Female

Epigyne without scapus, posterior margin not stronger sclerotised. Prosoma olive-brown, with a large median blackish blotch, and very thin lines. Prosoma 0.32 mm long. Legs brownish. Opisthosoma globular, blackish. Colulus large, fleshy, triangular.

Body length female: 1-1.2 mm
Additional information

West Mediterranean species. This species probably constructs a sheet web.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Southern Europe
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| France   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( no references ) ||| Portugal   ( no references ) ||| Spain   ( no references ) ||| Spain / Balearic Islands   ( no references ) |||
References

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

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). http://araneae.it. Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

Thaler K, Noflatscher M-T (1990) Neue und bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Südtirol (Arachnida: Aranei). Veröff Mus Ferdinandeum 69: 169-190

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Wunderlich J (1980a) Über europäische Symphytognathidae (Arach.: Araneae). Verh Naturwiss Ver Hamburg 23: 259-273

Updates
18-12-2014 Image insert