Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysdera  Latreille, 1804   180 species

Dysdera subnubila  Simon, 1907


Bulb 1.2 mm long. Prosoma 3.4 mm long.


Prosoma red-brown, with fine grains. Prosoma 3.2 mm long. Eyes: PME larger than PLE, anteriors at least one diameter apart. Chelicerae with 3 teeth. Legs: femur I with 2 dorsal spines, femur II and III spineless, femur IV with 4 to 6 spines, posterior tibia and metatarsus with numerous spines.

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Distribution comment: Malta: not listed in Pfliegler et al. (2017), therefore removed
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Italy, Tunisia, Egypt
Distribution List
Italy / Sicily   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

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

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

Pfliegler W A, Schönhofer A, Niedbała W, Vella P, Sciberras A, Vella A (2017) New records of mites (Acari) and harvestmen (Opiliones) from Malta with a preliminary checklist of Maltese Arachnida. Soil Organisms 89: 85-110 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.09.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

05-09-2017 Distribution update Detail