Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   54 species

Nemesia kahmanni  Kraus, 1955


Prosoma length: 4.9 mm. Legs: tibia I with 2 prolateral, 2 retrolateral and 5 ventral spines, tibia II with 3 prolateral, 2 retrolateral spines, ventral side without spines, tibia IV with 3 retrolateral spines, without dorsal and prolateral spines. Opisthosoma with brown blotches.

Body length male: 10 mm

Female unknown.

Additional information

1100-1350 m a.s.l.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Sardinia

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