Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   55 species

Nemesia valenciae  Kraus, 1955


Prosoma length: 4.5 mm. Legs: tibia I almost 3 times as long as wide, tibia II with 3 prolateral spines and 1 retrolateral spine, dorsal side without spines. Opisthosoma with indistict black pattern.

Body length male: 9 mm

Female unknown.

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): Spain, Morocco

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