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

Dysdera dunini  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988


Bulb 1 mm long. Prosoma 2.8 mm long.


Prosoma dark red, covered with punctures. Eyes: equal in size, anteriors 0.5 diameter apart. Chelicerae with reduced teeth. Legs: tibia III with 4 or 5 spines, tibia IV with 4 spines, metatarsus III with 6 or 7 spines, metatarsus IV with 9 spines.

Additional information

In forests.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece, Turkey, Ukraine, Caucasus (Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan)
 male  female
Distribution List
Azerbaijan   ( no references ) ||| Georgia   ( no references ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| Russia, Southern   ( no references ) ||| Turkey (Asia)   ( no references ) ||| Ukraine   ( no references ) |||

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