Nesticidae  Simon, 1894 / Carpathonesticus  Lehtinen & Saaristo, 1980   20 species

Carpathonesticus eriashvilii  Marusik, 1987


Prosoma length: 1.45 mm, prosoma width: 1.2 mm.

Additional information

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Ukraine, Georgia

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

Marusik Y M (1987a) Three new species of the family Nesticidae (Aranei) from the fauna of the USSR. Zool Zh 66: 461-463

Marusik Y M, Fedoriak M M, Koponen S, Prokopenko E V, Voloshyn V L (2017b) Taxonomic notes on two species of Nesticidae (Arachnida: Araneae) in the Ukraine, with the first description of the male of Carpathonesticus eriashvilii. Arachnology 17: 302-308 pdf

Otto S (2017) Caucasian spiders. A faunistic database on the spiders of the Caucasus Ecoregion. Database version 08.2017. Internet:

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.01.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

02-02-2018 Distribution update Old value
25-09-2014 Image insert