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

Harpactea dobati  Alicata, 1974


Prosoma 1.9 mm long.


Prosoma 1.8 mm long. Legs: femur I with 3 to 5 spines, femur II with a row of 4 to 6 spines, femur III and IV with numerous spines, patella III and IV with 2 or 3 spines, coxa III with one spine, coxa IV with 2 to 5 spines.

Additional information

In caves.

Troglophile species (Mammola et al. 2018)

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2020): Turkey
Distribution List
Turkey (Asia)   ( Danışman et al., 2019; ) |||

Alicata P (1974c) Su una nuova specie di Harpactea (Araneae, Dysderidae) della Turchia. Animalia 1: 69-72 pdf

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2019 [last updated 1 June 2019], online at

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 (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2

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