Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Brachythele  Ausserer, 1871   8 species

Brachythele denieri  (Simon, 1916)


Prosoma dark brown. Legs: patella I with 2 prolateral spines, patella III with 3 prolateral spines, tibia I with apical spur, and 2 stout spines, tibia IV with 3 pro- and 3 retrolateral spines and a dorsal spine. Opisthosoma densely covered with whitish hairs.

Body length male: 10 mm

Female unknown.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Greece, Bulgaria
Distribution List
Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Greece   (no references) ||| North Macedonia   (no references) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Drensky P (1937) Faounata na paiatzite (Araneae) w Beulgaria. Podrazred Mygalomorphae: semeystwa Ctenizidae i Atypidae. Izvestiya na Tsarskite Prirodonauchni Instituti v Sofia 10: 259-280 pdf

Lazarov S, Deltshev C, Blagoev G (2001) The spiders (Araneae) of Sashtinska Sredna Gora Mountain (Bulgaria). Faunistic and zoogeographical analysis. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 53: 3-28 pdf

Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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