Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   69 species

Nemesia bacelarae  Decae, Cardoso & Selden, 2007


Prosoma covered with greyish pubescence. Prosoma length: 3.9-5.4 mm.

Body length male: 11-13 mm

Prosoma brown, partly covered with white pubescence. Prosoma length: 5.7-6.3 mm. Chelicerae dark brown, furrow with 8 teeth. Opisthosoma: dorsum uniformly grey, venter brownish.

Body length female: 16-18 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): Portugal, Spain
 male  female
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Luis de la Iglesia, 2020) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Cassar T, Mifsud D, Decae A E (2022) The Nemesia trapdoor spider fauna of the Maltese archipelago, with the description of two new species (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Nemesiidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 806: 90-112 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

Decae A, Cardoso P, Selden P (2007) Taxonomic review of the Portuguese Nemesiidae (Araneae, Mygalomorphae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 14: 1-18 pdf

Luis de la Iglesia J A (2020) Primera cita en España de Nemesia bacelarae Decae, Cardoso & Selden, 2007 (Araneae, Nemesiidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 36: 91-96 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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