Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   61 species

Nemesia fagei  Frade & Bacelar, 1931


Bulb: embolus pointed and straight, cephalic part not raised. Prosoma length: 2.8-4.3 mm. Legs: patella III with prolateral spines.

Body length male: 7-11 mm

Prosoma brown, margin with thin black line, cephalic part slightly raised. Prosoma length: 3.7-5.2 mm. Chelicerae: furrow margin with 6 teeth. Legs: femora darker than remaining segments. Opisthosoma: dorsum with 6-7 transverse bands.

Body length female: 11.5-17.2 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal

Decae A, Cardoso P, Selden P (2007) Taxonomic review of the Portuguese Nemesiidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). Revta Ibérica Aracnol 14: 1-18

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

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

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

23-02-2016 Datasheet update Old value