Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysdera  Latreille, 1804   165 species

Dysdera cribrata  Simon, 1882


Characters as in female.


Prosoma dark red-brown, almost black, covered with punctures. Prosoma 2.7-3.7 mm long. Sternum almost smooth. Eyes: anteriors slightly larger than posteriors, anteriors one diameter apart. Legs: femur III and IV spineless, tibia III with 6 or 7 spines, tibia IV with one ventral spine, 2 or 3 apical spines, one prolateral and one retrolateral very small spine, metatarsus III and IV with numerous spines.

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Distribution comment: Records from Abkhazia doubtful, therefore removed (Isaia & Chiarle, 2015)
Global distribution (WSC 2019): France, Italy, Andorra

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Isaia M, Chiarle A (2015) Taxonomic notes on Cybaeus vignai Brignoli, 1977 (Araneae, Cybaeidae) and Dysdera cribrata Simon, 1882 (Araneae, Dysderidae) from the Italian Maritime Alps. Zoosystema 37: 45-56 pdf

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Simon E (1914) Les arachnides de France 6 (1). Paris (Roret): 1-308

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

06-05-2015 Distribution update Old value
06-05-2015 Image insert