Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Stalita  Schiödte, 1847   4 species

Stalita hadzii  Kratochvil, 1934


Prosoma dark red-brown, 3.4 mm long. Chelicerae: teeth subequal, 3 on promargin, one on retromargin. Legs: anterior metatarsus spineless, other segments with spines.

Body length male: 7 mm

Characters as in male, but anterior patella spineless.

Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Slovenia

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

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Kratochvíl J (1934) Liste générale des Araignées cavernicoles en Yougoslavie. Bull Soc Spéléologie Ljubljana 2: 165-226

Kratochvíl J (1970) Cavernicole Dysderae. Acta Sc Nat Brno 4: 1-62

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

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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