Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   144 species

Harpactea sturanyi  (Nosek, 1905)


Prosoma 2.1-3.0 mm long, brownish red, cephalic part darker. Legs: femur I with a group of 4 spines, femur II with a row of 5 spines, femur III with 2 rows of spines, femur IV with numerous spines, patella III and IV with one spine. Opisthosoma whitish.

Body length male: 4.82-6.5 mm

Prosoma brownish, 1.9-2.5 mm long. Legs: femur I with a group of 3 or 4 spines, femur II with a row of 2 to 4 spines.

Body length female: 4.95-6.5 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece, Turkey, Georgia
 male  female
Distribution List
Georgia   ( Otto, 2020; ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Turkey (Asia)   ( Danışman et al., 2019; ) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018)

Brignoli P M (1977a) Ragni di Grecia X. Nuovi dati sulla Grecia continentale ed insulare (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 84: 937-954 pdf

Brignoli P M (1978a) Ragni di Turchia V. Specie nuove o interesanti, cavernicole ed epigee, di varie famiglie (Araneae). Rev Suisse Zool 85: 461-541

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at http://www.spidersofturkey.info

Dimitrov D, Deltshev C, Lazarov S (2019) Description of Harpactea popovi sp. n. from Bulgaria with further taxonomic notes on related species (Araneae, Dysderidae). Zootaxa 4568: 593-600 pdf

Dunin P M (1992b) The spider family Dysderidae of the Caucasian fauna (Arachnida Aranei Haplogynae). Arthropoda Selecta 1(3): 35-76

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

Otto S (2020) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 03.2020. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

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

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