Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   144 species

Harpactea alicatai  Brignoli, 1979




Prosoma brown-yellow, smooth, 1.7 mm long. Sternum brown-yellow. Eyes: anteriors almost contiguous. Legs brown-yellow, femur I with one spine, femur II with 2 spines. Opisthosoma whitish.

Body length female: 4 mm
Additional information

Only one female specimen known. Altitude 1000 m.

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Global distribution (WSC 2020): Italy (Sardinia)
Distribution List
Italy / Sardinia   ( Pantini & Isaia, 2019; ) |||

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

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

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

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