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

Parachtes limbarae  (Kraus, 1955)


Palp: bulb spindel-shaped, apically with a bulge, and with a long tip, spatula-shaped at its end. Prosoma pale brownish, 3.7 mm long. Legs: femur I with 2 prolateral spines, femur II with one spine, femur III spineless, femur IV with 4 spines.

Body length male: 7.5 mm
Additional information

Only one male specimen known. Altitude 950-1100 m.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Italy (Sardinia)
Distribution List
Italy / Sardinia   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Kraus O (1955) Spinnen von Korsika, Sardinien und Elba (Arach., Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 36: 371-394 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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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