Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   61 species

Nemesia africana  (C. L. Koch, 1838)


Prosoma light brown, brown at the sides. Legs dark yellow. Opisthosoma brown-red-yellow, with marble-like dark brown curved lines. Chelicerae brown-red. Resembles Cyrtocarenum grajum. But palp somewhat shorter and leg IV slightly longer.

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Global distribution (WSC 2021): Algeria
Distribution List
Algeria   (Bosmans, unpubl.) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Bosmans R. (unpubl.) Provisional list of spiders of North Africa. Database excerpt Aug. 2019

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Koch C L (1838) Die Arachniden. Nürnberg, Fünfter Band, pp. 1-124 pdf

Pantini P, Sassu A, Serra G (2013) Catalogue of the spiders (Arachnida Araneae) of Sardinia. Biodiversity Journal 4: 3-104 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

13-06-2016 Datasheet update Detail
05-11-2015 Image insert
25-06-2013 Distribution update Detail