Nemesiidae  Simon, 1889 / Nemesia  Audouin, 1826   54 species

Nemesia manderstjernae  L. Koch, 1871


Prosoma length: 6.5 mm. Legs: femora with dark dorsal and ventral stripes.


Cephalic part brownish. Legs: patella III with 3 prolateral spines, metatarsus II with 2 ventral-apical spines, metatarsus IV without prolateral spines. Opisthosoma browish, dorsum with reticulate pattern.

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Global distribution (WSC 2019): France

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25-06-2013 Distribution update Old value
19-03-2013 Image insert