Linyphiidae  Blackwall, 1859 / Parapelecopsis  Wunderlich, 1992   4 species

Parapelecopsis nemoralis  (Blackwall, 1841)


Tibial apophysis broad, with 2 tips. Epigyne with vague median plate. Prosoma dark brown, male: cephalic lobe circular. Opisthosoma dark brown.

Body length male: 1.5-1.6 mm
Body length female: 1.5-2 mm
Additional information

Probably not associated with a certain habitat

Frequency: Rarely found

Character states from linyphiid key
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2018): Europe, Russia
 male  female

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