Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Dysderocrates  Deeleman-Reinhold & Deeleman, 1988   8 species

Dysderocrates silvestris  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988


Palp: bulb 1.6 mm long. Prosoma 4.3 mm long.


Prosoma and chelicerae red-brown. Prosoma length: 5.1 mm. Stermum and legs red-orange. Opisthosoma whitish.

Body length female: 11.5 mm
Additional information

Found in pine forests and Abies alba forest. Altitude 1300-1500 m.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro
 male  female
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| Montenegro   (no references) ||| Serbia   (Ćurčić et al., 2007) |||

Arnedo M A, Oromí P, Múrria C, Macías-Hernández N, Ribera C (2007) The dark side of an island radiation: systematics and evolution of troglobitic spiders of the genus Dysdera Latreille (Araneae:Dysderidae) in the Canary Islands. Invertebrate Systematics 21: 623-660 pdf

Ćurčić B P M, Deltshev C C, Tomić V T, Ćurčić S B (2007) Biodiversity of spiders: on some taxa new to Serbia and to science. Archives of Biological Sciences Belgrade 59: 19P-20P pdf

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

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Lazarov S (2010c) Description of the female of Dysderocrates silvestris Deelman-Reinold [sic], 1988 with new data on its distribution in the Balkan peninsula (Araneae: Dysderidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 18: 111-113 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

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 22.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (29.05.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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