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Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   141 species

Harpactea piligera  (Thorell, 1875)

Description
Male

Prosoma 2 mm long.

Body length male: 6.1 mm
Female

Prosoma light brown, smooth, 1.6-2.1 mm long. Sternum yellow-brown. Legs: femur I and II with one to 3 spines, femur III with 2 rows of spines, femur IV with one to 5 spines.

Body length female: 4.3-6.3 mm
Additional information

In mixed forests, chestnut grove, beech forests, oak forests. Altitude up to 1400 m.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Italy
Phenology
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 male  female
Peak in June and July (male and female)
Figures
References

Brignoli P M (1979b) Ragni d'Italia XXIX. Dysderidae nuovi o interessanti (Araneae). Boll Soc Entomol Ital 111: 17-26

Gasparo F (1996a) Note su Harpactea piligera (Araneae, Dysderidae). Fragm ent 28: 1-13

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

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
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