Leptonetidae  Simon, 1890 / Barusia  Kratochvil, 1978   5 species

Barusia korculana  (Kratochvil & Miller, 1939)


Apex of tibia with 3 spines. Tibia with very unequal tubercles.

Body length male: 1.8 mm

Pale. Eyes finely ringed with black.

Body length female: 1.6 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Croatia
Distribution List
Croatia   ( no references ) |||

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

Kratochvíl J, Miller F (1939) Espèces nouvelles cavernicoles du genre Paraleptoneta (aranéides) découvertes en Yougoslavie. Arch zool expér gen 80(N. & Rev. 3): 96-115

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

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

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