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

Parachtes ignavus  (Simon, 1882)

Description
Male

Palp: bulb spindle-shaped, with a short curved, semi-membranous tip. Prosoma 3.4-3.7 mm long. Legs: femur IV with 3 spines.

Body length male: 8.7 mm
Female

Prosoma dark red-brown, 3.3-4 mm long. Sternum red-brown. Legs red-brownish, anteriors darker, femur I with 2 prolateral spines, femur II with one spine, femur III with one or 2 spines, femur IV with 5 spines. Opisthosoma greyish.

Additional information

In beech forests, under stones or among moss. Altitude 1000-2000 m.

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Spain: misidentification (Ferrández 1990a)
Global distribution (WSC 2020): France (incl. Corsica)
Phenology
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Figures
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| France / Corsica   (no references) |||
References

Alicata P (1964b) Le specie italiane di Harpactocrates e di Parachtes n. gen. (Araneae, Dysderidae). Annuario dell'Istituto e Museo di Zoologia dell'Universita di Napoli 16 (3): 1-40 pdf

Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308 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
18-06-2020 Datasheet update Detail
18-06-2020 Distribution update Detail