Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Harpactea  Bristowe, 1939   141 species

Harpactea korgei  Brignoli, 1979


Prosoma brown to greenish brown, smooth, with distinct fovea, six eyes arranged as closed ring. Chelicerae brown, cheliceral furrow with 4 teeth. Sternum light brown, glatt. Legs yellowish, femur I with 2 pairs of prolateral spines, femur II with 2 prolateral spines. Opisthosoma whitish to yellowish light brown.

Body length male: 5.2 mm
Additional information

In forests.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2019): Turkey
 male  female

Brignoli P M (1979e) Spiders from Turkey, VI. Four new species from the coast of the Black Sea (Araneae). Bull Br arachnol Soc 4: 310-313

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S (2019) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2018 [last updated 1 January 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

Özkütük R S, Kunt K B, Karakaş G, Danişman T (2015b) Redescription of Harpactea korgei Brignoli, 1979 (Araneae: Dysderidae) with the first description of the female. Arthropods 4(2): 32-37

World Spider Catalog (2019) World Spider Catalog, version 20.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.09.2019) doi: 10.24436/2

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