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

Parachtes teruelis  (Kraus, 1955)


Palp: bulb spindle-shaped, apically truncated, with a small strip at its end and a very thin point. Prosoma red-brown, smooth, 4.2 mm long. Legs: femur I with 2 prolateral spines, femur II with one spine, femur III spineless, femur IV with 4 or 5 spines. Opisthosoma grey-white.

Body length male: 9.3 mm
Body length female: 9.3 mm
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Spain
 male  female
Males also in spring.
Distribution List
Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

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Breitling R (2020) South European spiders from the Duffey collection in the Manchester Museum (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnology 18: 333-362 pdf

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

Romano R, Ferrández M A (1983) Dysdera scabricula Simon 1882, nueva especie para la Península Ibérica con notas acerca de los dysderidos de la provincia de Navarra. Actas Congreso Ibérico de Entomología, León 2: 685-697 pdf

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

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