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

Harpactea konradi  Lazarov, 2009


Close to H. srednagora. Bulb: embolus bifurcated, massive. Prosoma 3.1 mm long. Legs: anterior femur with 4 spines, posterior femur with numerous spines, posterior patella with one dorsal spine, posterior tibia and metatarsus with 4 whorls of spines.

Body length male: 6.4 mm

Close to H. srednagora. Prosoma reddish, 2.5 mm long. Legs red-orange.

Body length female: 7.1 mm
Additional information

Only one male and one female specimen known. In scree and dry stony areas with bushes. Altitude 750 m.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Bulgaria
 male  female
Distribution List
Bulgaria   ( Blagoev et al., 2018; ) |||

Blagoev G, Deltshev C, Lazarov S, Naumova M (2018) The spiders (Araneae) of Bulgaria. Version: August 2018. National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Online at (accessed on 10.9.2018)

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

Lazarov S (2009c) Harpactea konradi, a new spider species from Bulgaria, (Araneae, Dysderidae). Zootaxa 2140: 33-37

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

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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