Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   147 species

Harpactea proxima  Ferrandez, 1990


Prosoma 1.6-1.8 mm long. Chelicerae with 3 teeth. Legs: femur I and II with one spine, femur III with several spines, femur IV with one spine.

Body length male: 3.4-3.9 mm

Female unknown.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Portugal
Distribution List
Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Ferrández M A (1990b) Notas sobre los disdéridos ibéricos VII. Descripción de tres nuevas especies de Harpactea Bristowe, 1939 (Araneae, Dysderidae) del sur de Portugal. Boletín de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural (Seccion Biologica) 86: 31-38 pdf

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

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