Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Tapinocyba  Simon, 1884   18 species

Tapinocyba abetoneensis  Wunderlich, 1980


Pale. Prosoma and legs light brown, with depressions between posterior and median lateral eyes. Chelicerae with each 5 teeth on pro- and retromargin. Legs robust. Opisthosoma light yellow, long-oval. Palp: tibia distinctly longer and wider than patella, dorsally with 2 pointed, straight apophyses of which the retrolateral one is much larger. Paracymbium hook-shaped.

Prosoma length: 0.7 mm, prosoma width: 0.5 mm.

Body length male: 1.4 mm

Female unknown.

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Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy

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Pantini P, Isaia M (2017) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version May 2017). online at

World Spider Catalog (2018) World Spider Catalog. Natural History Museum Bern, online at, version 19.0, accessed on 14.01.2018. doi: 10.24436/2

Wunderlich J (1980c) Linyphiidae aus Süd-Europa und Nord-Afrika (Arachn.: Araneae). Verh naturw Ver Hamb (N.F.) 23: 319-337