Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dasumia  Thorell, 1875   12 species

Dasumia amoena  (Kulczyński, 1897)


Bulb: embolus 4 times as long as wide. Prosoma 2.6 mm long. Colouration as in female.


Prosoma brownish, 3 mm long. Legs pale yellowish, anteriors darker, femur I and II with 2 or 3 spines, femur III with 3 to 5 spines, femur IV with 5 to 8 spines, tibia III and IV with spines, patella III with one apical spine, tarsus with 3 claws, posterior tarsal claws similar to anteriors. Opisthosoma pale yellowish grey.

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Distribution comment: Greece: deleted, misidentified D. navitatis per Bosmans & Chatzaki (2005: p. 25)
Global distribution (WSC 2022): Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Russia (Caucasus)
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Bulgaria   (Blagoev et al., 2018) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| Russia, Southern   (Otto, 2022) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at http://www.nmnhs.com/spiders-bulgaria/ (accessed on 10.9.2018) pdf

Bosmans R, Chatzaki M (2005) A catalogue of the spiders of Greece – a critical review of all spider species cited from Greece with their localities. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische arachnologische Vereniging 20 (2, suppl.): 1-124 pdf

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Kulczyński W (1915) Fragmenta arachnologica, XVIII. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1915: 897-942 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

Otto S (2022) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 02.2022. Internet: caucasus-spiders.info.

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

08-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
07-09-2018 Distribution update Detail
03-06-2014 Image insert