Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Brachythele  Ausserer, 1871   10 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 2023): Greece, Bulgaria
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Greece   (Bosmans & Chatzaki, 2005) ||| North Macedonia   (Blagoev, 2002) |||

Blagoev G (2002) Check list of Macedonian spiders (Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 54: 9-34 pdf

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

Bosmans R, Chatzaki M (2005) A catalogue of the spiders of Greece – a critical review of all spider species cited from Greece with their localities. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische arachnologische Vereniging 20 (2, suppl.): 1-124 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 (2023) World Spider Catalog. Version 24. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (14.02.2023) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

05-07-2022 Distribution update Detail
24-04-2018 Image insert
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