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

Dasumia diomedea  Caporiacco, 1947


Prosoma 3.3 mm long.

Body length male: 7 mm

Prosoma brownish, 3.5 mm long. Chelicerae: promargin with 2 teeth on proximal third, retromargin with 2 teeth on central third. Legs yellowish, anteriors darker, femur I, II and III with one to 4 spines, femur IV with 4 to 8 spines, patella III with one spine, posterior tarsi with 3 claws, without claw tuft.

Body length female: 9.35 mm
Additional information

In dry pine forests.

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Global distribution (WSC 2023): Italy
 male  female
Distribution List
Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

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Gasparo F (1997a) I disderidi delle Isole Tremiti (Araneae, Dysderidae). Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 136: 195-204 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

Pantini P, Isaia M (2019) the online catalog of Italian spiders, with addenda on other arachnid orders occurring in Italy (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpiones, Solifugae). Fragmenta Entomologica 51: 127-152 pdf

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.07.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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