Nesticidae  Simon, 1894 / Domitius  Ribera, 2018   8 species

Domitius murgis  (Ribera & De Mas, 2003)


Prosoma 1.1 mm long. Characters as in female.

Body length male: 2.6 mm

Very similar to N. luquei and N. lusitanicus. Prosoma 1.1 mm long. Prosoma, appendages and opisthosoma pale yellowish. Eyes absent. Chelicerae with 3 teeth on promargin.

Body length female: 3 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Spain
Distribution List
Spain   (Ribera, 2018) |||

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

Ribera C (2018) A new genus of nesticid spiders from western European Peninsulas (Araneae, Nesticidae). Zootaxa 4407: 229-240 pdf

Ribera C, De Mas E, Barranco P (2003) Araneidos cavernícolas de la provincia de Almeria (I) y descripción de cuatro especies nuevas. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 7: 3-17 pdf

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

18-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
10-04-2018 Image insert