Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Tapinocyba  Simon, 1884   18 species

Tapinocyba ligurica  Thaler, 1976

Prosoma brown-yellow. Sternum brown-yellow. Legs brown-yellow. Opisthosoma light grey. Body length male: 1.5 mm
Body length female: 1.6 mm
Additional information
in the ground litter, 900-1300 m

Frequency: Rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Italy, France

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

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

Thaler K (1976a) Über wenig bekannte Zwergspinnen aus den Alpen, IV (Arachnida, Aranei, Erigonidae). Arch Sc Genève 29: 227-246

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