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Nesticidae  Simon, 1894 / Domitius  Ribera, 2018   7 species

Domitius speluncarum  (Pavesi, 1873)

Description
Male

Characters as in female.

Body length male: 6.4 mm
Female

Close to N. eremita. Prosoma 1.6-1.9 mm long. Prosoma, sternum and legs uniformly coloured. Eyes very small, AME absent.

Body length female: 8 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Distribution comment: Restricted to northern Italy (Pavlek & Ribera 2017)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Italy
Figures
References

Brignoli P M (1971b) Note su ragni cavernicoli italiani (Araneae). Fragm Ent (Roma) 7: 121-229

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

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Kulczyński W (1915) Fragmenta arachnologica, XVIII. Bull Acad Cracovie 1915: 897-942

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

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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2018) Checklist of the Italian spiders (version June 2018). online at http://www.museoscienzebergamo.it/web/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=96&Itemid=94 pdf

Pavlek M, Ribera C (2017) Kryptonesticus deelemanae gen. et sp. nov. (Araneae, Nesticidae), with notes on the Mediterranean cave species. European Journal of Taxonomy 262: 1-27 pdf

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

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
10-04-2018 Image insert
23-01-2017 Datasheet update Old value
23-01-2017 Distribution update Old value
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