Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   65 species

Nemesia carminans  (Latreille, 1818)


Prosoma reddish brown, covered with whitish pubescence. Legs: tibia I with 2 spines on each side of the spur, tibia IV with lateral and 5-6 dorsal spines.


Prosoma brownish, with dark pattern, cephalic part black. Legs: patella III without spines or with 1 spine, tibia I with 1 sometimes with 2 lateral spines, metatarsus IV with ventral and retrolateral spines, and 2 prolateral spines. Opisthosoma brownish, with indistinct pattern.

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Global distribution (WSC 2022): France
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| France / Corsica   (no references) ||| Italy   (Pantini & Isaia, 2019) |||

Blasco-Feliu A (1986a) Les spermathèques des Nemesia (Araneae, Ctenizidae); valeur taxonomique de ce caractère. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (4) 8(A1): 343-350 pdf

Decae A E (2012) Geography-related sub-generic diversity within the Mediterranean trapdoor spider genus Nemesia (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Nemesiidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 43: 24-28 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

WSC (2022) World Spider Catalog. Version 23.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (21.01.2022) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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