Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Hygrocrates  Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988   5 species

Hygrocrates deelemanus  Kunt & Yağmur, 2011


Prosoma reddish brown, with small dark shallow depressions. Prosoma length: 2.76 mm. Sternum yellowish brown. Chelicerae brown, with darker tubercules, retromargin with 4 teeth. Legs yellowish brown, legs I-II slightly darker than legs III-IV. Opisthosoma yellowish brown.


Prosoma length: 3.04 mm. Colouration as in males.

  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2024): Turkey
 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.

Turkey (Asia)   (Danışman et al., 2024a) |||

Danışman T, Kunt K B, Özkütük R S, Coşar İ (2024a) The checklist of the spiders of Turkey. Version 2024 [last updated 01 January 2024], online at pdf

Kunt K B, Marusik Y M, Omelko M M (2013b) A review of the genus Hygrocrates with a description of a new species from Turkey (Araneae: Dysderidae). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 65: 273-277 pdf

Kunt K B, Yağmur E A, Özkütük R S, Kaya R S (2011b) The genus Hygrocrates Deeleman-Reinhold, 1988 (Araneae, Dysderidae) in Turkey. ZooKeys 85: 1-16 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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