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

Dysdera romantica  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988


Prosoma 2.4 mm long.


Prosoma brown, smooth, covered with punctures. Prosoma 2.5 mm long. Eyes: anteriors at the most 0.5 diameter apart. Chelicerae with 4 teeth, fang markedly flattened. Legs: tibia III with 3 spines, tibia IV with 2 spines, metatarsus IV with one or 2 spines.

Additional information

In deciduous forests with Platanus orientalis, near streams, in coniferous forests, oak forests, meadows, under stones or in litter.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Greece
Females in spring, males in spring and autumn.
Distribution List
Greece   ( no references ) |||

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

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