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 2021): Germany, Austria, Italy
Distribution List
Austria   (Thaler, 2000) ||| Germany   (Schikora, 1994) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019; Schikora, 1994) |||

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). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 9: 274-276 pdf

Thaler K (2000) Fragmenta faunistica Tirolensia - XIII (Arachnida: Araneae; Myriapoda: Diplopoda; Insecta, Diptera: Mycetophiloidea, Psychodidae, Trichoceridae). Berichte des Naturwissenschaftlich-Medizinischen Vereins in Innsbruck 87: 243-256 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

02-03-2021 Distribution update Detail