Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Mycula  Schikora, 1994   1 species

Mycula mossakowskii  Schikora, 1994

Body colour whitish grey, pale, almost colourless. Body length male: 0.82-0.95 mm
Body length female: 0.8-1.0 mm
Additional information
in sphagnum of nutrient-poor bogs, 400-800 m
Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Germany, Austria, Italy
Distribution List
Austria   ( no references ) ||| Germany   ( no references ) ||| Italy   ( no references ) |||

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) 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

Schikora H-B (1994) Mycula mossakowskii, a new genus and species of erigonine spider from ombrotrophic bogs in southern Germany (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bull Br Arachnol Soc 9: 274-276

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