Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Brachythele  Ausserer, 1871   8 species

Brachythele icterica  (C. L. Koch, 1838)

Description
Male

Prosoma length: 6.5 mm. Legs: all femora with spines, patella I with 1 prolateral spine, patella II with 2 prolateral spines, all tibiae with 10 or more spines, tarsus III with 2 spines, tarsus IV with 4 spines, tarsi I-IV and anterior metatarsi with scopula.

Body length male: 16 mm
Female

Prosoma yellowish brown. Prosoma length:  7.5 mm. Legs yellowish brown, tibia I with 4 spines, other tibiae with 8 or more spines, tarsi I-III and matatarsi I-II with scopula. Opisthosoma greyish.

Body length female: 15.5-16 mm
Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Italy, Croatia, Macedonia
Figures
References

Giltay L (1932) Arachnides recueillis par M. d'Orchymont au cours de ses voyages aux Balkans et en Asie Mineure en 1929, 1930 et 1931. Bull Mus roy hist nat Belg 8: 1-40

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

Koch C L (1838) Die Arachniden. Nürnberg, Fünfter Band, pp. 1-124

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
05-11-2015 Image insert