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Linyphiid species?

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Species:
Linyphiid species? (QM)
(the identification of this species is tentative only)
Family:
Linyphiidae
Body length:
female: 4.5 mm
male: about 4 mm
Habitat:
In a small web in green vegetation
Toxicity:
Much too small to be able to cause human illness
Linyphiid species?

At least some linyphiid species, probably including this one, will be found in a small, tent-like web associated with green vegetation.

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Some small araneid and theridiid species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 26 November 2012.