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Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Parachtes  Alicata, 1964   13 species

Parachtes deminutus  (Denis, 1957)

Description
Male

Prosoma 6 mm long.

Body length male: 12 mm
Female

Prosoma reddish, 4-8 mm long. Sternum dark reddish, sometimes yellowish. Legs: reddish or yellowish, leg I and II spineless, except femur, spination of femur variable, femur I with 3 to 5 spines, femur II with 2 spines, femur III with 2 or 3 spines, femur IV with numerous spines. Opisthosoma grey or dark grey.

Body length female: 10-18 mm
Additional information

In moraine, cliffs. Altitude 2700-3270 m.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||
References

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

Denis J (1957) Zoologisch-systematische Ergebnisse der Studienreise von H. Janetschek und W. Steiner in die spanische Sierra Nevada 1954. VII. Araneae. Sitzungsberichte der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (I) 166: 265-302 pdf

Ferrández M A (1990a) Nota sobre las especies ibéricas del género Parachtes Alicata, 1964 (Araneae: Dysderidae). Anales de Biologia, Universidad de Murcia 16: 17-22 pdf

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

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 pdf

Updates
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