Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Agyneta  Hull, 1911   42 species

Agyneta mollis  (O. P.-Cambridge, 1871)

Description

Male palp with long and slender lamella characteristica, subtly serrated distally. Epigyne with posteriorly strongly narrowed scapus. Prosoma yellow-brown, tinged with black, margin and radial stripes darker. Sternum dark brown to black. Chelicerae yellow-brown. Legs yellow-brown, rarely suffused with black. Opisthosoma dark brown to black.

Body length male: 1.5-2 mm
Body length female: 1.5-2 mm
Additional information

In meadows and forest edges in humid areas

Character states from linyphiid key
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): USA (Alaska), Canada, Europe, Morocco, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to Far East), China, Japan
Phenology
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References

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Løvbrekke H (unpubl.)

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Thaler K (1983c) Bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Nordtirol (Österreich) und Nachbarländern: Deckennetzspinnen, Linyphiidae (Arachnida: Aranei). Veröff Mus Ferdinandeum Innsbr 63: 135-167

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World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
21-10-2015 Distribution update Old value
09-10-2014 Distribution update Old value
28-04-2014 Distribution update Old value
03-09-2013 Image insert
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