Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Mesostalita  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1971   3 species

Mesostalita kratochvili  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1971


Bulb cylindrical, embolus at right angles to the axis of bulb. Prosoma 2.5 mm long. Legs: patella and anterior metatarsus spineless, tibia I with one spine, other segments with numerous spines.

Body length male: 5.3-5.8 mm


Body length female: 5.05 mm
Additional information

In cave.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Bosnia and Herzegovina
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   ( no references ) |||

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1971b) Beitrag zur Kenntnis höhlenbewohnender Dysderidae (Araneida) aus Jugoslawien. Razpr Slov Akad Znan Umet 14: 95-120

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

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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