Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysdera  Latreille, 1804   176 species

Dysdera pectinata  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988


Bulb 1.4 mm long. Prosoma 3.1 mm long.


Prosoma reddish to dark brown, covered with punctures. Eyes: anteriors at the most 0.5 diameter apart. Legs: tibia III with 2 spines, metatarsus III spineless, metatarsus IV with one or 2 spines.

Additional information

In stony areas with Corylus, Quercus and Fraxinus and in litter. Altitude up to 2000 m.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Bulgaria, North Macedonia, Greece
 male  female
Distribution List
Albania   ( Deltshev et al., 2011b; ) ||| Bulgaria   ( Blagoev et al., 2018; ) ||| Greece   ( no references ) ||| North Macedonia   ( no references ) |||

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)

Deeleman-Reinhold C L, Deeleman P R (1988) Revision des Dysderinae (Araneae, Dysderidae), les espèces mediterranéennes occidentales exceptées. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 131: 141-269 pdf

Deltshev C, Vrenozi B, Blagoev G, Lazarov S (2011b) Spiders of Albania – faunistic and zoogeographical review (Arachnida: Araneae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 63: 125-144

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

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

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

04-12-2013 Distribution update Detail