Nesticidae  Simon, 1894 / Carpathonesticus  Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980   20 species

Carpathonesticus birsteini  (Charitonov, 1947)

Description
Male

Prosoma length: 1.98 mm, prosoma width: 1.93 mm.

Female

Prosomalänge: 1.65 mm, prosoma width: 1.5 mm.

Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Caucasus (Russia, Georgia)
Phenology
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Figures
References

Charitonov D E (1947) Spiders and harvestspiders from the caves of the Black Sea coast of the Caucasus. Byull Mosk Obshch Ispyt Prir (N.S., Biol.) 52: 15-28

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

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

Mikhailov K G (2013) The spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Russia and adjacent countries: a non-annotated checklist. Arthropoda Selecta, Supplement 3: 1-262 pdf

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

Pichka V E (1965) On the spider fauna of the caves in the west Transcaucasia. Zool Zh 44: 1190-1196

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

Updates
08-02-2019 Distribution update Old value
01-12-2013 Distribution update Old value
29-10-2013 Image insert